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Capitol Chat: SB 277, Other Bills

Rich Pedroncelli / AP

Rhett Krawitt, 6, who could not be vaccinated while he was being treated for leukemia, speaks to lawmakers about approval of a measure requiring California schoolchildren to be vaccinated during a hearing of the Senate Education Committee April 15.

Rich Pedroncelli / AP

A proposal that would eliminate personal belief exemptions for vaccinations in the State of California met a roadblock Thursday. A California Senate committee held the bill after four hours of public testimony and deliberation. On Capitol Chat, Capitol Bureau Chief Ben Adler tells us what happened and what’s next for the SB277. A bill that would open Medi-Cal, California’s health care program for the poor, to undocumented immigrants moved forward this week. Well get more details.

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