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Virginia Department of Health
State Board of Health
Regulations for Disease Reporting and Control [12 VAC 5 ‑ 90]
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Exempt Action to Add SARS as a Reportable Disease
General Information
Action Summary In response to a public health emergency, this action adds Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS), a recently-encountered and dangerous condition, to the list of reportable diseases.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA Yes, this action is exempt from Article II of the APA and executive branch review.
Exempt Citation: Sec. 2.2-4002 A 25
RIS Project No project yet assigned to this action
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
2282 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 06/18/2003.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Diane Woolard, PhD  / Director, Div'n of Surveillance and Investigation
Address: Suite 113, 1500 E. Main St.
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Phone: (804)786-6615    FAX: (804)786-1076