WFA STANCE: Supporting
WFA CATEGORY: Family
STATUS: :Recall from Committee failed Pursuant to HR 5-6 30-31-1-0-0 (2/19/24)
View Text of the Bill: https://wyoleg.gov/Legislation/2024/HB0044
AN ACT relating to children; repealing a provision authorizing specified minors to consent to tobacco cessation treatment; repealing a provision authorizing vaccination or medical treatment of a minor child without parental consent as specified; and providing for an effective date.
Wyoming Family Alliance supports legislation that ensures a parent’s right to know when their child is vaccinated or treated.
2.19.23 – Unfortunately, this important parental rights legislation died in committee on Thursday in a 5-4 decision. It will remain an important issue that must be addressed in future years.
Along with you, we have noticed a new awareness among parents over the last several years regarding the powers that schools have assumed over the children of America at the expense of parental rights.