Legislative Update – August 20th, 2021

In this legislative update, Nathan explains some of the recent developments in California’s vaccine mandates, including their newly imposed mandatory vaccination for public and private school teachers alike. He also discusses some of the issues surrounding parents being told they are not allowed to withdraw their children from public schools, as well as how FPM and the CDE are responding.

For information on mask requirements in schools, visit https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CID/DCDC/Pages/COVID-19/K-12-Guidance-2021-22-School-Year.aspx

For information on the mandatory teacher vaccinations, visit https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CID/DCDC/Pages/COVID-19/Order-of-the-State-Public-Health-Officer-Vaccine-Verification-for-Workers-in-Schools.aspx

For the CDE’s instructions on withdrawing students from public school, visit https://www.cde.ca.gov/sp/ps/psaleaguidance2021.asp or visit https://www.cde.ca.gov/sp/ps/leaguidance.asp