Senate Bill SB 1221, would be detrimental to patient privacy.
Why? Senate Bill 1221 allows, without patient permission, a number of entities access to patient medical records, including vaccination history.
When? Tuesday, February 7, 2023, at 2 pm, the Senate Health and Human Services Committee hearing agenda includes consideration of SB 1221.
What to do? Contact the members of the Health and Human Services Committee, before Tuesday, February 7th. Ask them to protect patient privacy and VOTE NO on SB 1221.
1. Telephone, email, or text with your opposition to this bill.
2. If you have an RTS account at azleg.gov, please “sign in” and
a. formally register your opposition to SB1221 https://apps.azleg.gov/RequestToSpeak/Agenda/15888
b. sign up to testify at the hearing in person at the Capitol on February 7, 2023.
3. The Association of American Physicans and Surgeons (AAPS) has provided an easy email link for you to send your opposition to this committee: https://p2a.co/tv8aojn
Who to contact? Committee Members: Chairman Gonzales, Vice-Chairman Burch, members; Borrelli, Hatathlie, Shamp, Wadsack, Shope.