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Jessica Biel lobbies with vaccination skeptic Robert Kennedy

SB 276, which is currently under review, is a California state bill aimed at restricting medical exemptions from vaccinations. The bill has been opposed by anti-vaccine advocates, as it effectively makes it harder for parents in the state to find a way around the strict rules that require children to receive the vaccine before they are enrolled in public or private primary schools. [19659002] Biel has a son with husband Justin Timberlake.

A representative of Biel did not immediately respond to CNN's request for clarity on Biel's view of vaccines.

"Please say thank you to the brave @ jessicabiel for a busy and productive day at the California State House," said Kennedy, president of the Child Defense Fund, who opposes the bill.

In another photo, Kennedy and Biel posed with the Democratic Assembly Autumn Burke.

Biel commented on the post: "Good meeting with you both today."

Kennedy called Biel "a very effective advocate" in an interview with The Daily Beast.

"She was very strong and very knowledgeable," he said.

The State Health Officer estimates that more than 40% of 1
1,500 medical exemptions are expected to be requested each year would be denied according to the bill, according to the Los Angeles Times.

In April, the CDC confirmed that the United States was in the midst of the largest measles outbreak since the disease was declared eliminated in 2000. [19659003] Most cases in the United States have occurred in communities with low levels of vaccination against the virus, according to public health officials.

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