Agencies | Governor
Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Agency
Virginia Department of Health
Board
State Board of Health
chapter
Regulations for the Immunization of School Children [12 VAC 5 ‑ 110]
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Action:
Amend regulations to conform to legislation enacted by 2014 General Assembly
 
General Information
Action Summary The amendments make the following changes: Remove the requirement for a booster dose of diphtheria or tetanus-containing vaccine at 6th grade entry. Remove the 5-year interval language from the requirement for a booster dose of pertussis-containing vaccine at the 6th grade entry. Remove the word “susceptible” from the varicella vaccine requirement. Modify the pneumococcal vaccine requirement to include children up to 60 months of age.
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: Section 2.1-4006(A)4a of the Code of Virginia
RIS Project Yes  [004031]
Associated Mandates Childhood Immunization
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
 
Stages
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
6996 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 10/10/2014.
 
Contact Information
Name / Title: Christy Gray  / Director, Division of Immunization
Address: 101 N. 14th Street
15th Floor
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address: christy.gray@vdh.virginia.gov
Phone: (804)864-7928    FAX: ()-    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.