Texas House bill rescinds HPV mandate

March 2007
Edgewood Enterprise (TX);3/22/2007, Vol. 100 Issue 12, p7
The article reports on the Texas House of Representatives' passage of legislation to rescind the governor's mandate that all sixth-grade girls in Texas be required to be vaccinated for the Human Papilloma Virus.


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