Listen: California bill could ban anti-vaccine parents from doctor-shopping for medical exemptions
"California's schools have seen an increase of medical exemptions for vaccine since personal exemptions were limited a few years ago. But it turns out a lot of them may not be legitimate. San Diego, assemblywoman lorraina Gonzales says these rampant fake medical exemptions are putting children at risk. There was a single doctor writing a third of all for the San Diego unified school district. And if you look at the effect of what is happening we have about half a dozen schools where the kindergarten class has fallen below the herd immunity standard. She says doctors like this are making it too easy to get around the current law literally on their websites have the list of ways that you can come get a medical exemption from immunizations they're selling these exemptions. It's wrong, and we need to do better by our kids anew Bill by assemblywoman Gonzales and state, Senator Dr Richard pan would change the law. So that medical exemptions would have to be approved by the State Department of"