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Vaccine Requirements – United States

In the United States, the federal government has faced challenges in imposing vaccination mandates for large private employers, federal contractors, and certain health care employees. Because of that, choices around vaccination mandates have largely been left to private employers, in compliance with state and local laws relating to vaccination status. While some locations have mandated vaccination for private employers (New York City), others have placed restrictions on private employers’ ability to impose vaccine mandate (e. g., Florida, Texas, Utah, etc.). Below is a summary of two of these rules, to show how U.S. jurisdictions are treating vaccine mandates.

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