Proof of vaccination for indoor businesses in Los Angeles will be required starting today, Nov. 29th. The SafePassLA ordinance is one of the strictest in the nation and includes anyone eligible for the vaccine. According to ABC7, if you are are visiting indoor restaurants, gyms, entertainment and recreational facilities, personal care establishments and some city buildings are required to show proof of full vaccination against the virus. Businesses violating the ordinance will be issued a $1,000 fine for a second violation, $2,000 fine for a third violation and a $5,000 fine for fourth and subsequent violations. Also if you appear over the age of 18, you will be required to show proof of vaccination. Forms of vaccination include:
- A vaccination card issued by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention or similar documentation issued by another foreign governmental agency
- A photocopy of a vaccination card or a photograph stored on a phone or electronic device
- A personal digital COVID-19 vaccination record issued by the State of California or similar documentation issued by another state, local or foreign government jurisdiction or by a private company
- Documentation of a COVID-19 vaccination from a healthcare provider.