Tennessee Anti-Vax Mandate Bill Dies In Special Session

Nashville’s ABC News affiliate reports:

A piece of legislation proposing to go against any federal COVID-19 vaccine mandate was postponed in the COVID-19 Committee today during the general assembly’s third extraordinary session.

The “COVID-19 Health Care Liberty Jurisdiction Act,” proposed by Representative Bud Hulsey (R- Kingsport) essentially goes against any COVID-19 vaccine mandate and would likely invite a lawsuit by the federal government.

As he was defending his proposed bill before the COVID-19 Committee Thursday, Hulsey made the claim that the COVID vaccine isn’t a “vaccine” unless it guarantees 100% that the inoculated person would not be infected.

Read the full article. Hulsey is the author of Tennessee’s 2015 anti-transgender bathroom bill.