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2006 Senate Bill 1417: Mandate HPV vaccine for sixth grade girls
  1. Introduced by Sen. Beverly Hammerstrom (R) on September 12, 2006, to require the parents or guardian of every female child entering sixth grade in a public or nonpublic school to either have the child vaccinated with the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine, or sign a statement to the effect that he or she had received information schools would be required to distribute on the connection between HPV and cervical cancer, and had elected for the child not to receive the vaccine.
    • Referred to the Senate Health Policy Committee on September 12, 2006.
      • Reported in the Senate on September 19, 2006, with the recommendation that the bill pass.
  2. Passed 36 to 1 in the Senate on September 20, 2006.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

  3. Received in the House on September 20, 2006.
    • Referred to the House Health Policy Committee on September 20, 2006.