Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Virginia Department of Health
State Board of Health
Regulations for the Immunization of School Children [12 VAC 5 ‑ 110]
Update Immunization Schedules and Clarify Responsibilities of School Admitting Officials
Action 4822
General Information
Action Summary The regulations will be amended to incorporate language from ยง 22.1-271.2 of the Code of Virginia to clarify that each admitting official is required to allow inspection of school immunization records by officials of the Department of Health. The regulations will also be amended to reference the latest recommended immunization schedules.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [005095]
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
7938 Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 02/10/2018.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Sandra Sommer, PhD  / Acting Director, Division of Immunization
Address: Virginia Department of Health
101 N. 14th Street, 15th Floor
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Phone: (804)864-8055    FAX: (804)864-8089    TDD: ()-