Bill No.: HB0036 Drafter: JWL


LSO No.: 06LSO-0209 Effective Date: 7/1/2006


Enrolled Act No.: HEA0013


Chapter No.: 65


Prime Sponsor: Joint Labor, Health and Social Services Interim Committee


Catch Title: Childhood immunizations.


Subject: Department of Health to supply vaccines for children


Summary/Major Elements: This act:


        Creates a new program within the Department of Health to supply vaccine for Wyoming children who are not eligible for the federal Vaccines for Children Program;


        Directs the Department of Health to appoint a vaccine advisory group and to identify covered vaccines by rule and regulation.




        Creates state-funded vaccines for children program.

Reports required from Department of Health to Joint Labor Committee by October 1, 2006 and October 1, 2007.

        $5 Million appropriation from general fund to Department of Health for the state vaccine program.