Author: CBS New York
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – New Yorkers can no longer claim religious exemptions to avoid vaccinations.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a bill yesterday that ended vaccination exemptions based on religious beliefs.
The measure is meant to protect the public amid the worst measles outbreak in decades, which the governor called a “public health crisis.”
Cuomo said the new law takes effect immediately.
Read More: Here