Skip all navigation Skip to page navigation

DHHS Home | Assistance | Divisions | About DHHS | DHHS Contacts

NC Department of Health and Human Services
Commission for Public Health
N.C. Public Health Home

10A NCAC 41A .0401: Dosage and Age Requirements for Immunization

The purpose of this rule change is to bring Immunization Branch vaccine requirements in line with recommendations from the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) concerning Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine, Varicella Vaccine and Meningococcal Vaccine.

The Commission for Public Health specifically requests public comments on the cost-effectiveness of the varicella booster requirement given assumptions and uncertainties surrounding cost and benefit estimates.

A public hearing was held on February 24, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. in the Cardinal Room, located at 5605 Six Forks Road, Raleigh, NC 27609.

Proposed Rule: 10A NCAC 41A .0401: Dosage and Age Requirements for Immunization
Fiscal Note: Fiscal Note Narrative - Proposed Rule with Fiscal Impact
Federal Certification: N/A
Adopted Rule: N/A

Public Comments

The public comment period was from February 24, 2014 through April 4, 2014. Comments for this rule will not be accepted after April 4, 2014.

Additional Links

Procedure for Subjecting a Proposed Rule to Legislative Review