SB 327-1_ Filed 02/06/2007, 09:44 Drozda



    I move
that Senate Bill 327 be amended to read as follows:

    Delete the title and insert the following:
    A BILL FOR AN ACT concerning immunizations.
    Delete everything after the enacting clause and insert the following:

SOURCE: ; (07)MO032701.1. -->     SECTION 1. [EFFECTIVE UPON PASSAGE] (a) As used in this SECTION, "committee" refers to the interim study committee on the immunization of HPV established by this SECTION.
    (b) As used in this SECTION, "HPV" refers to the human papillomavirus.
    (c) The interim study committee on the immunization of HPV is established. The committee shall study the following:
        (1) Whether the HPV immunization should be required for Indiana children. If the committee determines that the immunization should be required:
            (A) the age group in which the requirement should apply;
            (B) the gender to which the requirement should apply; and
            (C) whether the requirement should be tied to a child's attendance at an Indiana school.
        (2) The parental consent issue in immunizing a child against HPV.
        (3) The federal Food and Drug Administration's possible recommendation of immunizing boys in addition to immunizing girls against HPV.
        (4) The effects of the HPV immunization on children ranging from at least nine (9) years of age through less than seventeen (17) years of age.
    (d) The committee shall operate under the policies governing study committees adopted by the legislative council.
    (e) The affirmative votes of a majority of the voting members appointed to the committee are required for the committee to take action on any measure, including final reports.
    (f) This SECTION expires November 1, 2007.

SOURCE: ; (07)MO032701.2. -->     SECTION 2. An emergency is declared for this act.
    (Reference is to SB 327 as printed February 2, 2007.)


Senator DROZDA

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