Yen Offers Vaccine Compromise

UPDATE: BILL PASSES: The Vaccine Mandate Bill (SB83) passed by a vote of 7-4, in committee. It goes to the full senate, then to the House. Senators: David, Griffin, Pugh, & Simpson; voted against. Senators; Floyd, Jech, McCortney, Perriman, Rader, Standridge, & Yen; supported passage with ammendments. Senator Silk did not cast a vote, but spoke strongly against passage.
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Senate Health Committee Chair, Ervin Yen, has amended his own bill before submitting it to a committee vote.
The January 4th version of Sen. Yen's Vaccine Mandate bill. Notice Section 2 would be removed.
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The February 27 surpise amended version of the Yen Mandate bill. See the restored section 2.
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