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-- time is -- California.
If governor Jerry Brown does not act today a controversial bill will become law.
That allows twelve year olds to get the HPV vaccine whip out their parents' consent.
But should this really be the government's decision joining us now for a parent -- They thought it.
Is Rebecca east -- she's the director of communications for the Elizabeth birth center for autism law.
An advocacy and Sally -- she is a former California State assemblywoman.
Ladies thanks so much for being here.
They think adding that Rebecca I wanna start with you this law goes into effect it would allow teenagers and adolescents girls as young as twelve years -- to get the HPV vaccine without their parents ever knowing about it you don't like this idea why not.
I'm really uncomfortable with the transfer of authority from parents to the state.
These vaccines are associated with 64000.
Adverse event reports.
What trampoline that there have been somewhere between 100 to 200 deaths associated with these vaccines.
I don't think -- twelve year old is equipped with critical thinking skills.
To do the risk benefit an Allah set I think this bill is wrong I want governor bound to be telling.
You when you were in the state legislature used -- introduced a bill in 2006 very.
Similar to this they would have required to girls got to get this HPV vaccine and why.
Well that's right this bill is really about prevention.
Right now California.
And all other states provide for physicians to provide care.
To treat -- TDs.
But what this bill does is add California to the list of over a dozen states that allow for physicians to provide prevention.
Not what Becky doesn't it just raise -- is that.
There are possible side effects of vaccines there are vaccine injuries and that parents wouldn't know about this if girls opted to get this without their parents authority.
Like most other states provides.
Up to -- for appearance.
And what we're saying is that in situations where the family communication is not there.
Where -- parental structure is not in place.
It's much better to -- physicians be able to provide prevention.
Than just simply treatment once a -- Okay Becky your response that you found on it have to opt out it.
But how how can they opt out when they're making me that they're available for twelve adults without parental consent that doesn't make any sense -- sell at our.
That's the intent of the -- L it's terror let children get vaccinated with out their parents' consent who -- -- happening up -- I don't know I don't.
We all wish that families were intact but there are many it used to do not give a family structure in place.
Who are Foster youth who are runaway youth and they need to be protected from disease.
There are now prevent live therapies that are in place that can be administered to prevent HIV.
And -- for things that when California's law -- was put in place in the 1950s.
To say that doctors can provide treatment services Assurant has scenario in which eight family has -- -- act or the family communication.
They are sure I know -- dual citizenship toys no wants girls to get sick org or develop cancer but Becky it sounds like you're argument is that.
This is the states taking parental responsibility away from the parents.
Yeah I think every parent in California.
Should be really concerned with -- I don't want anybody to diet cancer but the thing is vaccines are not now -- check there are risks I -- I wish that that that -- the case.
But there -- -- topped -- is the parents the 100 to 200.
Girlfriend had -- They died in the beginning of their life and -- average age for cervical cancer to developing is between fifty and 55 years old are they -- it had filed IG life.
That and -- and you don't.
I can't get -- I think it's very dangerous to compare.
With that is something that is.
Numerically so much larger in terms of cervical cancer.
What we're talking about our therapies that are recommended by the CBC.
And I would encourage all families all parents all young people that are listening.
To avail themselves of preventive services -- -- and -- just -- every young person.
-- labor Rebecca asset thanks so much for coming into debate this who -- to what you our viewers have to think about this you can spot as a friends at Fox News.
Dot com we really appreciated and we will see what happens today in California ladies thank you.
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