President Joe Biden is currently calling on more than 100 businesses to require COVID-19 vaccination or weekly COVID-19 testing.
“This isn’t about freedom or personal choice, it’s about protecting yourself and the people around you,” Biden said when planning a new COVID-19 plan.
This is from the federal level, but vaccine obligations will be discussed in Texas at the third special session of the Texas State Parliament. Texas Senator Bob Hall (R-Edgewood) has already submitted a bill that someone’s employment is not affected by vaccine status.
“Our first job is to protect the rights of individuals,” Hall said.
Texas Governor Greg Abbott has imposed several vaccine obligations on the agenda of the special session. According to the Declaration, the Governor said, “A law on whether Texas states or local governments can require individuals to be vaccinated with the COVID-19 vaccine, and if so, what exemptions should be applied to such obligations. I want.
Hall has submitted two bills on that. Some people ban the mandatory vaccines all at once, including schools. The second provides an exception.
“If the local government requires a vaccine, you must also accept the exemption. Religious exemption, medical exemption, and personal conscience,” Hall said.
Some local lawmakers have expressed dissatisfaction with the loss of local control. Judge Glenn Whiteley of Tarrant County believes that the ban on mandate vaccines is another example.
“We still need to focus on local control and stop all this business that needs to be decided by the political parties in power in Austin,” Whiteley said.
This is just one of the five items on the agenda of the 3rd Special Session. The largest is expected to be repartitioning.
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