A bill to amend the Head Start Act to ensure that all children in Head Start and Early Head Start programs are vaccinated, and allow exemptions only for children with underlying medical conditions, for whom vaccines are therefore medically contraindicated.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for California. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 12, 2015
Length: 7 pages
Feb 12, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 12, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Feb 12, 2015
S. 486 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
How to cite this information.
Civic Impulse. (2018). S. 486 — 114th Congress: Head Start on Vaccinations Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/s486
“S. 486 — 114th Congress: Head Start on Vaccinations Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2015. February 18, 2018 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/s486>
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