Bill Text

PDF |Add To My Favorites | print page

AB-2832 Immunizations: vaccine injury information.(2015-2016)

SHARE THIS:share this bill in Facebookshare this bill in Twitter
AB2832:v99#DOCUMENT


CALIFORNIA LEGISLATURE— 2015–2016 REGULAR SESSION

Assembly Bill No. 2832


Introduced by Assembly Member Travis Allen

February 19, 2016


An act to add Section 120456 to the Health and Safety Code, relating to immunizations.


LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL'S DIGEST


AB 2832, as introduced, Travis Allen. Immunizations: vaccine injury information.
Existing law establishes the State Department of Public Health within the California Health and Human Services Agency. The department is vested with certain duties, powers, and responsibilities, including programs related to immunizations and communicable diseases.
This bill would require the California Health and Human Services Agency to maintain a conspicuous link to federal resources related to vaccine injuries, including, but not limited to, the Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System and the National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program, on the agency’s Internet Web site.
Vote: MAJORITY   Appropriation: NO   Fiscal Committee: YES   Local Program: NO  

The people of the State of California do enact as follows:


SECTION 1.

 Section 120456 is added to the Health and Safety Code, to read:

120456.
 The California Health and Human Services Agency shall maintain a conspicuous link to federal resources related to vaccine injuries on its Internet Web site, including, but not limited to, the Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System and the National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program.