Current Action Alert

Summer Update – Vaxxed Coming Back!

Hey there fellow advocates! We hope that you are experiencing some of the wonders of summer here in PA!  Fresh fruits and veggies, fireworks, cookouts, meetings with legislators… That’s right!  Summer is the PERFECT TIME to get to know your state legislators and…Read More »

Past Actions

June 23, 2019 Pennsylvania Legislative Update:   ALL HANDS ON DECK to OPPOSE SB633.   After visiting the Capitol this week, we learned that there is a real threat that legislators will vote to pass SB633, the Public Health Emergency…Read More »

June 17, 2019 Please call Representative Kathy Rapp’s office TODAY and ask that she NOT support SB633. Kathy Rapp (717) 787-1367  SB633 moved swiftly through the Senate and we need ALL HANDS ON DECK TO PUT THE BRAKES ON THIS BAD…Read More »

Dear Advocates, Did you know that summer is a great time to get to know your legislators?  And with so many legislative items of concern in the Senate right now, we want to make this a When legislators are not…Read More »

HB286 Press Release Pennsylvania Coalition for Informed Consent Press Release April 29, 2019   Citizens Call On Legislators to End Denial of Pediatric Health Care: Our organization has heard from hundreds of parents across Pennsylvania whose children have been denied pediatric…Read More »

Press Conference Prep

We are gearing up for the HB286 Press Conference in Harrisburg on April 30th!  If you plan to attend, but have some hesitation or questions about what to expect, please join our Capitol Events team for a live conference call…Read More »

April 7, 2019

PLEASE NOTE: This is the first of a series of updates and action requests that we will be sending this month.  We hope that you will take the time to read all of our coming emails because the preservation of…Read More »

Agenda for Meeting with PA Representative

Simple Agenda for Meeting with PA Representative (not Senator) Introduce yourself.  Smile.  Be likeable.  (Dress neatly)  There is no need to be defensive or assume that your legislator knows anything or has any opinion about vaccine choice as of yet.Explain…Read More »

Press Conference 4/30/19

PLEASE NOTE: This is the first of a series of updates and action requests that we will be sending this month.  We hope that you will take the time to read all of our coming emails because the preservation of…Read More »

Progress for PA!

Dear Fellow Advocates, We are  so very excited to announce that our legislators are responding to our pleas and, as of last week, the Informed Consent Protection Act has been introduced in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives as HB2683! This legislation…Read More »

HB2037

Updated February 6, 2018 Phone calls needed to gain support for this excellent bill! Please Help! PA Representatives Russ Diamond and Francis X. Ryan have introduced HB2037 that will require schools to disclose vaccine exemption information whenever vaccination policies for…Read More »

ACTION ALERT: School District Lies Need to STOP

Over the past few weeks, school districts across the state have been sending misleading information to parents regarding the changes in the PA immunization requirements for student attendance. While parents do need notification about these changes, many schools’ notices state…Read More »

UPDATE: Changes in Pennsylvania Vaccine Requirements for Schools

Regulations were recently passed by the PA Departments of Health and Education that changed vaccine requirements for students in public, private, parochial, and home schools.   The provisional period was shortened from 8 months to 5 days and several new…Read More »

ACTION ALERT: Vaccine Exemptions Under Attack in Pennsylvania Contact State Senators Immediately

Pennsylvania State Senator Daylin Leach has announced his plan to once again introduce a bill to REMOVE THE MORAL/ETHICAL EXEMPTION to vaccine requirements for PA students.  Similar legislation did not pass in the last session due to large numbers of…Read More »