1. Facing measles outbreaks, New York bans religious vaccination exemptions  News24
  2. New York bans religious exemptions for vaccines amid measles outbreak  BBC News
  3. Governor Cuomo Signs Vaccine Bill That Prevents Religious Exemptions  Scary Mommy
  4. There is no religious right to refuse vaccination  New York Daily News
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Confronted with both serious measles outbreaks and a growing anti-vaccine movement, New York lawmakers voted Thursday to ban religious exemptions that would allow parents to circumvent school-mandated vaccination.Confronted with both serious measles outbreaks and a growing anti-vaccine movement, New York lawmakers voted Thursday to ban religious exemptions that would allow parents to circumvent school-mandated vaccination.

Facing measles outbreaks, New York bans religious vaccination exemptions | News24

The state will no longer allow parents to claim religious exemption from vaccines for school children.The state will no longer allow parents to claim religious exemption from vaccines for school children.

New York bans religious exemptions for vaccines amid measles outbreak - BBC News

Amid the worst measles outbreak in decades, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo signed a bill that will prevent religious exemptions from vaccines.Governor Cuomo signed the bill in the interest of public health.

Governor Cuomo Signs Vaccine Bill That Prevents Religious Exemptions

“New York, epicenter of measles outbreak, bans religious exemptions for vaccines 👍 https://t.co/DZPCRsawn8”

Sabine Hossenfelder on Twitter: "New York, epicenter of measles outbreak, bans religious exemptions for vaccines 👍 https://t.co/DZPCRsawn8"

“#Measles Outbreak: N.Y. Eliminates Religious Exemptions for Vaccinations, by @JesseMcKinley https://t.co/9fcjKal2ar via @nytimes #antivax #vaccination”

André Picard on Twitter: "#Measles Outbreak: N.Y. Eliminates Religious Exemptions for Vaccinations, by @JesseMcKinley https://t.co/9fcjKal2ar via @nytimes #antivax #vaccination"

“Thank you @NYSenate & @NYGovCuomo for protecting our children! After the worst measles outbreak in 27 years NY bans religious exemptions. https://t.co/PpMgkhhl9Z”

Liuba Grechen Shirley on Twitter: "Thank you @NYSenate & @NYGovCuomo for protecting our children! After the worst measles outbreak in 27 years NY bans religious exemptions. https://t.co/PpMgkhhl9Z"

“Legislators pass bill ending religious exemption for measles. @NYGovCuomo signs into law. https://t.co/6kUkNVeiO7”

Zack Fink on Twitter: "Legislators pass bill ending religious exemption for measles. @NYGovCuomo signs into law. https://t.co/6kUkNVeiO7"

New York just eliminated all religious exemptions for mandatory measles vaccination. It was the right thing to do. There is no constitutional basis for requiring a religious exemption. Nor, in my view, are there any plausible religious arguments against mandatory vaccinations to spread communicable and potential lethal diseases.New York just eliminated all religious exemptions for mandatory measles vaccination. It was the right thing to do. There is no constitutional basis for requiring a religious exemption. Nor, in my view, are there any plausible religious arguments against mandatory vaccinations to spread communicable and potential lethal diseases.

There is no religious right to refuse vaccination - New York Daily News

Orthodox Jewish leaders who supported the bill shared concerns that legislation could set a precedent to infringe on religious liberties.Orthodox Jewish leaders who supported the bill shared concerns that legislation could set a precedent to infringe on religious liberties.

Jewish leaders share concerns over end of vaccine religious exemptions

(Albany, NY) The Senate today will pass legislation that will combat the ongoing measles epidemic and protect the health of New York’s most vulnerable residents. This legislative package is in response to the most significant measles outbreak in over 25 years. The measles was officially declared eliminated in 2000, thanks to a highly effective vaccination campaign. Unfortunately, there has been a recurrence of the measles, particularly among unvaccinated individuals, which threatens the health of New York residents.(Albany, NY) The Senate today will pass legislation that will combat the ongoing measles epidemic and protect the health of New York’s most vulnerable residents. This legislative package is in response to the most significant measles outbreak in over 25 years. The measles was officially declared eliminated in 2000, thanks to a highly effective vaccination campaign. Unfortunately, there has been a recurrence of the measles, particularly among unvaccinated individuals, which threatens the health of New York residents.

Senate Takes Action On Measles Outbreak | NY State Senate

Doctors will now actively push for bans on vaccine exemptions.Doctors will now actively push for bans on vaccine exemptions.

Anti-vaxxers defeated: NY bans exemptions as doctors vote to step up fight | Ars Technica

Doctors will now actively push for bans on vaccine exemptions.Doctors will now actively push for bans on vaccine exemptions.

Anti-vaxxers defeated: NY bans exemptions as doctors vote to step up fight | Ars Technica

Two more Yeshivas were closed in New York on the same day that the state eliminated a religious exemption to vaccine requirements in the face of its worst measles outbreak in decades. Two more Yeshivas were closed in New York on the same day that the state eliminated a religious exemption to vaccine requirements in the face of its worst measles outbreak in decades.

New York eliminates religious exemption to vaccine mandates - Story | KDFW

On Thursday, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, a Democrat, signed a bill into law that will immediately end religious exemptions for vaccine mandates.On Thursday, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, a Democrat, signed a bill into law that will immediately end religious exemptions for vaccine mandates.

New York Ends Religious Exemptions For Vaccine Mandates | Daily Wire

New York State has enacted new legislation ending religious vaccine exemptions for schoolchildren as the state battles its worst measles outbreak in decades. New York State has enacted new legislation ending religious vaccine exemptions for schoolchildren as the state battles its worst measles outbreak in decades.

Measles Crackdown: New York ends religious vaccine exemption | WWLP

The nation's worst measles outbreak in decades is prompting states to reconsider giving parents ways to opt out of immunization rules.The nation's worst measles outbreak in decades is prompting states to reconsider giving parents ways to opt out of immunization rules.

New York ends religious exemption to vaccine mandates - National News - 13 WTHR Indianapolis

As measles cases continue to climb in New York State, amounting to half of all cases in the United States, New York lawmakers revoked religious exemptions to avoid vaccinations for the state.The state joins a small few.

New York Eliminates Religious Exemptions for Vaccines Amid Measles Outbreak | Fatherly

NEW YORK CITY — Amid an ongoing measles outbreak, New York is requiring schoolchildren to be vaccinated, even if parents have religious objections. Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed legislation Thursday that removes non-medical exemptions from school vaccination requirements.NEW YORK CITY — Amid an ongoing measles outbreak, New York is requiring schoolchildren to be vaccinated, even if parents have religious objections. Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed legislation Thursday that removes non-medical exemptions from school vaccination requirements. The law goes into effect immediately, his office said.

Amid measles outbreak, New York ends religious exemptions for vaccines | WGN-TV

"It is time for legislators to confront them head on.""It is time for legislators to confront them head on."

Does NY's new law ending religious exemptions for vaccination "attack religious freedom"?

Legislators trying to curb the numbers of unvaccinated children have been met with vigorous opposition from upset parents.Legislators trying to curb the numbers of unvaccinated children have been met with vigorous opposition from upset parents.