Allowing Children as Young as 12 to Override Parents/Doctors Health Decisions

Introduced – January 20, 2022
Status: Passed Senate




SB 866 would allow children as young as 12 years of age or older to override their parents or doctors’ decisions to withhold any vaccine without the consent or notification of their parents.

The bill would apply to any vaccine approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, including the COVID-19 vaccine.


Last Action

Referred to Assembly