State Sen. Richard Pan, D-Sacramento, left, talks with Senate Education Committee member Loni Hancock, D-Berkeley, about the concerns she had about the measure he and Sen. Ben Allen, D-Santa Monica, right, co-authored, requiring California schoolchildren to get vaccinated, following a hearing at the Capitol on Wednesday. At the request of Pan and Allen, the committee delayed a vote on the bill to allow them to address some of the issues brought up by committee members.
State Sen. Richard Pan, D-Sacramento, left, talks with Senate Education Committee member Loni Hancock, D-Berkeley, about the concerns she had about the measure he and Sen. Ben Allen, D-Santa Monica, right, co-authored, requiring California schoolchildren to get vaccinated, following a hearing at the Capitol on Wednesday. At the request of Pan and Allen, the committee delayed a vote on the bill to allow them to address some of the issues brought up by committee members. Rich Pedroncelli The Associated Press
State Sen. Richard Pan, D-Sacramento, left, talks with Senate Education Committee member Loni Hancock, D-Berkeley, about the concerns she had about the measure he and Sen. Ben Allen, D-Santa Monica, right, co-authored, requiring California schoolchildren to get vaccinated, following a hearing at the Capitol on Wednesday. At the request of Pan and Allen, the committee delayed a vote on the bill to allow them to address some of the issues brought up by committee members. Rich Pedroncelli The Associated Press

California vaccine bill faces uphill battle

April 16, 2015 07:13 PM