NY State Emergency
Health Powers Act Information & Links
If enacted, Senate bill 5841 and Assembly bill 9508 would, in an "emergency,"
permit forced vaccinations, abolish patient privacy, criminalize the refusal of medical treatment, seize and destroy private property, control communications, food, fuel, drugs and other items while providing a waiver of accountability to the perpetrators of these acts. If you find this disturbing,
act now by signing our online petition and notifying your friends.
on March Hearing of Assembly Health Committee
On March 14 a public hearing
was held in NYC on "Public Health Emergency Planning & Response and the Model Emergency State Health Powers Act
Frank and Martha
Fitzgerald, of NYVIC, testified and put together a
Full text of Assembly bill A9508
as of 3/13/2002 - Use Back button to return
Sections of A9508 on vaccination and "Isolation
New York State Bill Search (Senate S5841 and Assembly A9508)
Whatever law NY enacts, it will probably be based on the Model State Emergency Health Powers Act
(viewing requires PDF Reader free plugin from Acrobat).
NY State Government Sites
Association of American Physicians and
Surgeons speak against the "Model Act"
Click left menu: Emergency (Dictatorial) Powers Act
for statements and online petition against the Model State Emergency Health Powers Act.
More on national issues
Review of the Model State Emergency Health
Powers Act by Thomas W. Washburne, Esq., Director, National Center for Home Education:
"MSEHP poses substantial threats to the liberty and privacy of families. As drafted, whether these threats are justified depends upon the opinion of only one person: the governor of a state."
Overreaches by Dr. Robert Cihak and Dr. Michael Glueck
Smallpox is one of the agents often mentioned
as a possible terrorist weapon, but there is considerable controversy
regarding mandating vaccination against this disease. "Smallpox vaccine: Balancing the benefits and the
risks" ( AMA News) warns, "Despite increased public demand, the potential for severe reactions must be weighed against the threat of the disease before beginning widespread inoculations."
Sinclair's backgrounder explores the smallpox vaccination issue
and Forced Vaccination: What every American needs to know National Vaccine Information Center
Institute for Health Freedom
synopsis & backgrounder
http://www.whale.to/vaccines/smallpox.html numerous links on smallpox
smallpox section includes gruesome images
Many relevant links; see homepage for regular updates
Anthrax Vaccine Benefit versus Risk
American Legislative Exchange Council tracks MEHPA's "progress" in U.S.
Smallpox vaccine: Balancing the benefits and the risks
"In a mass vaccination, you're going to have several hundreds of deaths from the vaccine alone," he said. "About one in a thousand people will have some kind of reaction to the vaccine and I'm not talking about fevers and chills, they come with the territory," said Dr. Edelman, associate director for clinical research at the Center for Vaccine Development at the University of Maryland School of Medicine.
Health Organization Rules Out Mass Smallpox Jabs.
We provide two sample letters to NY officials voicing concern on this issue.
your Assemblyperson, State Senator
and other officials important to these
bills to make your views known.
York State Information about the state's existing vaccination laws - and more.
General Information on Changing the Laws Useful to those
inside and outside the Empire State.
Dr. William Howard Hay Addresses the Medical Freedom Society
- early vaccination skeptic
to NY State Emergency Health Powers Act
You can sign the petition to defeat the Emergency Health Powers Act now.