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HB20-1297

Immunization Status And Child Abuse Neglect

Concerning clarifying that personal immunization exemptions cannot be used as the sole basis for child abuse or neglect for the purposes of Colorado's children's code.
Session:
2020 Regular Session
Subjects:
Children & Domestic Matters
Health Care & Health Insurance
Bill Summary

The bill adds language to Colorado's children's code to clarify that a child's immunization status or a parent's or legal guardian's decision to delay or decline one or more immunizations for his or her child does not alone constitute child abuse or neglect.
(Note: This summary applies to this bill as introduced.)

Status

Introduced
Under Consideration

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