SB 327-4_ Filed 02/06/2007, 09:45 Drozda



    I move
that Senate Bill 327 be amended to read as follows:

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        (1) That the immunization against the human papillomavirus (HPV) infection is effective against seventy percent (70%) of the causes of cervical cancer and that a pap smear is still critical for the detection of precancerous changes in the cervix to allow for treatment before cervical cancer develops.

        (2) Information concerning abstinence, and that the immunization is a sexually transmitted disease immunization that is effective against the 6, 11, 16, and 18 HPV strands that cause genital warts or cervical cancer.
        (3) That parents should discuss with a pediatrician or family physician any questions or concerns the parents may have concerning immunizing their child against the human papillomavirus (HPV).
    (Reference is to SB 327 as printed February 2, 2007.)


Senator DROZDA

MO032704/DI 104