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SB 541

Short Title

Prohibiting a governmental entity or public official from ordering or otherwise requiring a person to wear a face mask as a response to a contagious or infectious disease and from restricting worship services or activities; providing that orders and similar actions by public officials relating to gathering limitations and business restrictions shall not exceed 30 days in duration at a time before being renewed or allowed to expire; prohibiting school officials from issuing or requiring use of a COVID-19 vaccination passport or discriminating against a student based upon COVID-19 vaccination status; requiring schools to recognize exemptions from vaccination requirements; prescribing powers, duties and functions of the board of education of each school district, the governing body of each community college and the governing body of each technical college related to contagious or infectious disease and modifying judicial review provisions related thereto; and removing the sunset provision in the COVID-19 contact tracing privacy act. (more)

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Bill History

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Date Chamber Status AR JPN
Mon, May 23, 2022 House Died in House Committee
Mon, Mar 28, 2022 House Referred to Committee on Judiciary 2406
Mon, Mar 28, 2022 House Received and Introduced 2401
Wed, Mar 23, 2022 Senate Final Action - Passed as amended; Yea: 24 Nay: 14 1785
Tue, Mar 22, 2022 Senate Committee of the Whole - Be passed as further amended 1760
Tue, Mar 22, 2022 Senate Committee of the Whole - Amendment by Senator Pettey was rejected 1759
Tue, Mar 22, 2022 Senate Committee of the Whole - Motion to Amend - Offered by Senator Pettey Download PDF
Tue, Mar 22, 2022 Senate Committee of the Whole - Amendment by Senator Steffen was adopted Yea: 23 Nay: 11 1759
Tue, Mar 22, 2022 Senate Committee of the Whole - Motion to Amend - Offered by Senator Steffen Download PDF
Tue, Mar 22, 2022 Senate Committee of the Whole - Amendment by Senator Hilderbrand was adopted 1759
Tue, Mar 22, 2022 Senate Committee of the Whole - Motion to Amend - Offered by Senator Hilderbrand Download PDF
Tue, Mar 22, 2022 Senate Committee of the Whole - Committee Report be adopted 1759
Fri, Mar 11, 2022 Senate Committee Report recommending bill be passed as amended by Committee on Judiciary Download PDF 1655
Mon, Mar 7, 2022 Senate Hearing: Monday, March 7, 2022, 10:30 AM Room 346-S
Wed, Mar 2, 2022 Senate Referred to Committee on Judiciary 1600
Tue, Mar 1, 2022 Senate Introduced 1589
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