Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Department of Public Health Act. Makes a technical
change in a Section concerning the Immunization Advisory Committee.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 2.
Deletes everything. Amends the Department of Public Health Act.
Provides that a person is ineligible to serve on the Immunization
Advisory Committee if the person or his or her spouse is an officer,
employee, or agent of, or has any ownership or other financial
interest in, a pharmaceutical company that manufactures or produces
vaccines. Prohibits members or their spouses from soliciting or
accepting anything of value or any other economic benefit from a
pharmaceutical company that manufactures or produces vaccines unless
it is offered and available generally to licensed physicians or to the
public. Provides that the prohibitions do not apply to an officer,
employee, or the spouse of an officer or employee of a governmental or
non-profit entity that solicits vaccines for the governmental or
non-profit entity. Effective immediately.
Last action on Bill: TOTAL VETO STANDS
Last action date: NOV-15-2001
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 1
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