Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Virginia Department of Health
State Board of Health
Regulations for Disease Reporting and Control [12 VAC 5 ‑ 90]
Emergency Action to Add SARS as a Reportable Disease
Action 1284
General Information
Action Summary This action will add SARS to the list of diseases that must be reported to the Department, better enabling surveillance of this emerging and dangerous disease.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
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
2283 Emergency Stage complete. Emergency regulation expired on 04/20/2004.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Diane Woolard  / Director, Div'n of Surveillance and Investigation
Address: Suite 113, 1500 E. Main St.
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Phone: (804)786-6615