New York State Assemblymen David DiPietro introduced Bill A8834 which would allow religious and medical exemptions for all private and Parochial schools Pre-K thru 12th including all private daycare providers.
Recently Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a bill ending vaccination exemptions based on religious beliefs, the latest attempt to trample the US Constitution and take away our rights.
How can we, as people of decency and faith, condone the idea that parents are morally obligated by their debt to society or to their governing authorities to subject their children to something that could hurt or kill them?
The constitution is not silent on the issue.
Tenth Amendment – The powers not delegated to the United States by the Constitution, nor prohibited by it to the States, are reserved to the States respectively, or to the people.
Clearly healthcare is not in the enumerated powers.
To be silent on the related moral and ethical issue as our government moves ever closer to mandatory vaccines at their sole discretion is to assent to the violation of a parent’s conscience.
Let your voices be heard and support elected officials who defend the rights of the people.
Here’s a link with contact information for members in the NYS Assembly.