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Democratic Gov. Janet Mills signed into law a bill that eliminates religious and philosophical exemptions for vaccinations in Maine.Maine has one of the highest rates of non-medical vaccine exemptions in the nation

Maine Eliminates Non-Medical Exemptions for Vaccinations | Time

“The sooner we recognize the damage that Native American mascots do to perpetuate harmful stereotypes, the sooner we can address longstanding misunderstanding & racism toward Native communities. Great by work Maine Rep. Benjamin Collings & @GovJanetMills. https://t.co/5ERBwsH4Bl”

Rep. Deb Haaland on Twitter: "The sooner we recognize the damage that Native American mascots do to perpetuate harmful stereotypes, the sooner we can address longstanding misunderstanding & racism toward Native communities. Great by work Maine Rep. Benjamin Collings & @GovJanetMills. https://t.co/5ERBwsH4Bl"

“Maine Senate votes 19-16 to enact bill ending non-medical exemptions for childhood vaccinations. Measure now goes to @GovJanetMills. https://t.co/1oVMEK1vYj”

Andis Robeznieks on Twitter: "Maine Senate votes 19-16 to enact bill ending non-medical exemptions for childhood vaccinations. Measure now goes to @GovJanetMills. https://t.co/1oVMEK1vYj"

“I have directed @MEDECD to develop a long-term strategic plan with private businesses and government agencies that drives economic growth, addresses our workforce challenges, and results in a strong, sustainable, and diversified economy. https://t.co/piKP9NdWtn”

Governor Janet Mills on Twitter: "I have directed @MEDECD to develop a long-term strategic plan with private businesses and government agencies that drives economic growth, addresses our workforce challenges, and results in a strong, sustainable, and diversified economy. https://t.co/piKP9NdWtn"

The law will eliminate religious and philosophical exemptions for receiving the immunizations required by schools and day cares.The law will eliminate religious and philosophical exemptions for receiving the immunizations required by schools and day cares.

Mills enacts vaccine bill, eliminating personal opt-outs | newscentermaine.com

Students who are not vaccinated will have until 2021 to get up-to-date. Students who are not vaccinated will have until 2021 to get up-to-date.

Gov. Janet Mills signs bill ending nonmedical vaccine exemptions

Maine has one of the highest rates of non-medical vaccine exemptions in the nation, and health officials say the opt-out rates appear to be rising.. Maine news, sports, politics, election results, and obituaries from the Bangor Daily News.Maine has one of the highest rates of non-medical vaccine exemptions in the nation, and health officials say the opt-out rates appear to be rising.

Janet Mills signs bill ending religious and personal exemptions for vaccinations — Politics — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine

AUGUSTA (WGME) -- House Democrats say Governor Janet Mills has signed a bill to eliminate religious and philosophical exemptions for children receiving vaccines. LD 798, sponsored by Rep. Ryan Tipping, gets rid of those exemptions for immunizations required by schools and daycares. “As we hear more reports of measles and other preventable diseases in Maine and across the country, it has become clear that we must act to ensure the health of our communities,” Tipping said.AUGUSTA (WGME) -- House Democrats say Governor Janet Mills has signed a bill to eliminate religious and philosophical exemptions for children receiving vaccines. LD 798, sponsored by Rep. Ryan Tipping, gets rid of those exemptions for immunizations required by schools and daycares. “As we hear more reports of measles and other preventable diseases in Maine and across the country, it has become clear that we must act to ensure the health of our communities,” Tipping said.

Gov. Mills signs bill eliminating religious and philosophical vaccine exemptions | WGME

Gov. Janet Mills has signed into law a bill that eliminates religious and philosophical exemptions from the state’s vaccination requirements.Gov. Janet Mills has signed into law a bill that eliminates religious and philosophical exemptions from the state’s vaccination requirements.

Bill To Eliminate Religious And Philisophical Exemptions From Maine Vaccine Requirements Becomes Law | Maine Public

PORTLAND (WGME) -- The current trade war with China, including increased tariffs, and how they could affect the export of Maine products, were the focus of Maine Trade Day. The event was hosted by the Maine International Trade Center. The keynote speaker was Governor Janet Mills, who told the crowd that 5 percent of Maine's exports have already been affected by the trade war with China, including one of our most lucrative, lobster.PORTLAND (WGME) -- The current trade war with China, including increased tariffs, and how they could affect the export of Maine products, were the focus of Maine Trade Day. The event was hosted by the Maine International Trade Center. The keynote speaker was Governor Janet Mills, who told the crowd that 5 percent of Maine's exports have already been affected by the trade war with China, including one of our most lucrative, lobster.

Gov. Mills encourages supporting local economy amid increased tariffs | WGME

Incoming CDC director Nirav Shah is the former head of the Illinois Department of Public Health.. Maine news, sports, politics, election results, and obituaries from the Bangor Daily News.Incoming CDC director Nirav Shah is the former head of the Illinois Department of Public Health.

Janet Mills names new director of Maine CDC — Politics — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine

Democratic proposals to alter the workers' compensation system led to a deal that Republicans didn't see as a compromise, leading to a three-way split that has yet to be resolved.. Maine news, sports, politics, election results, and obituaries from the Bangor Daily News.Democratic proposals to alter the workers' compensation system led to a deal that Republicans didn't see as a compromise, leading to a three-way split that has yet to be resolved.

Partisan rancor threatens to ignite a new fight over workers’ compensation in Maine — Daily Brief — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine

AUGUSTA (WGME) -- Maine Governor Janet Mills has signed a bill to eliminate religious and philosophical exemptions for children receiving vaccines, according to House Democrats. LD 798, sponsored by Rep. Ryan Tipping, gets rid of those exemptions for immunizations required by schools and daycares. “As we hear more reports of measles and other preventable diseases in Maine and across the country, it has become clear that we must act to ensure the health of our communities,” Tipping said.AUGUSTA (WGME) -- Maine Governor Janet Mills has signed a bill to eliminate religious and philosophical exemptions for children receiving vaccines, according to House Democrats. LD 798, sponsored by Rep. Ryan Tipping, gets rid of those exemptions for immunizations required by schools and daycares. “As we hear more reports of measles and other preventable diseases in Maine and across the country, it has become clear that we must act to ensure the health of our communities,” Tipping said.

Maine governor signs bill eliminating religious and philosophical vaccine exemptions | WBMA

The new law takes effect 90 days after the Legislature adjourns. Unvaccinated students will have until 2021 to receive vaccinations required for school.The new law takes effect 90 days after the Legislature adjourns. Unvaccinated students will have until 2021 to receive vaccinations required for school.

Governor Mills signs bill ending nonmedical vaccine exemptions

Dr. Nirav Shah, who most recently was director of the Illinois Department of Public Health, will lead Maine's Center for Disease Control and Prevention.

Mills administration names new CDC director - Portland Press Herald