ABSTRACT

Declaration Regarding Administration of Smallpox Countermeasures   [open pdf - 37KB]

The Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services is issuing this notice pursuant to section 224(p)(2)(A) of the Public Health Service Act to make a declaration regarding administration of smallpox countermeasures. The Secretary provides policy determinations regarding administration of countermeasures, and declares that a potential bioterrorist incident makes it advisable to administer, on a voluntary basis, covered countermeasures specified in the declaration for prevention or treatment of smallpox or control or treatment of adverse events related to smallpox vaccination to categories of individuals named in the declaration who may be involved in a wide range of activities associated with the administration of countermeasures against smallpox. Effective dates of the declaration, and relevant definitions are also provided.

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Date:
2003-01-28
Copyright:
Public Domain
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pdf
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application/pdf
Source:
Federal Register, v.68 no.18, January 28, 2003
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