From Autism Action Network:
Oregon, you need to get on the phone now if you want to protect your right to exemptions from mandatory vaccines for your children to attend school. State Senator Elizabeth Steiner Hayward has introduced Senate Bill 442 that would force all parents to have either a signature by a healthcare provider or a certificate verifying a parent has completed an online vaccine-education module.
Amendments could eliminate the online module option or even the non-medical exemption altogether. Steiner Hayward, a Democrat from Portland, is using her position as majority whip to fast track the bill with a hearing scheduled for this Wednesday in Salem. Rep. Knute Buehler, a Republican from Bend, has stated he will submit a companion bill in the Oregon House of Representatives.
Oregon Action Alert
The majority of Americans live in the 19 states where parents have the absolute final say in what is injected into their children’s bodies. Parental choice is the standard in the developed democracies. Parents have final say in Canada, the UK, Japan, Ireland, Israel, Germany, Scandinavia, the Netherlands, Belgium, etc. And it is ludicrous to say that Oregon would have better health outcomes than those countries and states have