HB335 SFAT #1 Tarr 10-18

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Senator Tarr moved to amend the bill by striking out the title and substituting therefor a new title, to read as follows:

Eng. House Bill 335A Bill to amend the Code of West Virginia, 1931, as amended, by adding thereto a new section, designated 16-3-4b, relating to COVID-19 immunizations requirements for employment in the public and private sectors; providing for exemptions; setting forth a process and an exemption for medical contraindications; setting forth a process and an exemption for those with religious beliefs that prevent an employee or prospective employee from taking a COVID-19 vaccine; prohibiting discrimination for exercising an exemption; defining terms; providing for injunctive relief in the event of a violation of the section; setting forth an effective date; and providing for a severability clause.