DPH: Immunization laws and regulations

Immunization laws and regulations

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College

·      College Immunization requirements sec 10a-155

o  Hepatitis B information sec 10a-155c.  Hepatitis B information. For the school year commencing in 2005, and each school year thereafter, each public or independent institution of higher education shall provide (1) information about hepatitis B and the risks of contracting hepatitis B by college-age individuals, to all matriculated students, and (2) notice of the availability and benefits of a hepatitis B vaccine.        

Elementary, Middle and High School

  • School Immunizations- School Health   statutes 10-204a-1, 10-204a-2a, 10-204a-3a and 10-204a-4 effective February 15, 2011.                                                                          Errata ,the final version that was published in CT Law Journal has a small discrepancy in 10-204a-2a(e)(3) mumps.  It  reads  "has had protection against rubella confirmed in writing by a physician, physician assistant or advanced practice registered nurse based on specific blood testing by a certified laboratory."  Should read has had protection against mumps confirmed in writing by a physician, physician assistant or advanced practice registered nurse based on specific blood testing by a certified laboratory.
  • Meningococcal disease In accordance with Section 55 of Public Act 08-184, effective July 1, 2008, the Connecticut Department of Public Health, in collaboration with the Connecticut State Department of Education is providing the information on this site about meningococcal meningitis and the benefits of vaccination for students enrolled in secondary schools. Samples of letters and fact sheets are available in English and Spanish

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Link to CDC website of other state laws and regulations

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