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Immunization Requirements

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Immunization Requirements (2007-8)
Summary of Requirements
Immunization Requirements
Diphtheria, Tetanus and acellular Pertussis (DTaP)
Tetanus and Diptheria (Td) Booster
Hepatitis A (Hep A)
Hepatitis B (Hep B)
Haemophilus influenzae Type b (Hib)
Measles, Mumps and Rubella (MMR)
Measles Dose 2
Meningococcal Conjugate vaccine (MCV4)
Pneumococcal Conjugate vaccine (PCV)
Polio
Varicella
Exemptions Allowed


Childcare and School Immunization Requirements

Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine (PCV)
2005-2006 Requirements for Childcare
Project Dosage Requirements and Comments
Alabama Not required
Alaska Not required
American Samoa Not required
Arizona Not required
Arkansas Not required
California Not required (recommended)
Colorado Not required
Connecticut Not required
Delaware Not required
District of Columbia Not required
Florida Not required
Georgia Not required
Guam Not required
Hawaii Not required
Idaho Not required
Illinois Not required
Indiana Required (age appropriate)
Iowa Not required
Kansas Not required (recommended)
Kentucky Not required (recommended)
Louisiana Required (under age 24 months)
Maine Required (age appropriate)
Maryland Required (age appropriate)
Massachusetts Not required
Michigan Not required
Minnesota Required (age appropriate for ages 2-24 months)
Mississippi Not required
Missouri Not required
Montana Not required
N. Mariana Islands 4 doses
Nebraska Not required
Nevada Not required
New Hampshire Not required
New Jersey Not required
New Mexico Not required
New York Not required
North Carolina Not required
North Dakota Not required
Ohio Not required
Oklahoma Not required
Oregon Not required
Pennsylvania Required (age appropriate)
Puerto Rico Required (age appropriate)
Rhode Island Required (age appropriate)
South Carolina Not required
South Dakota Not required
Tennessee Not required
Texas Required (age appropriate)
Utah Not required
Vermont Not required (recommended)
Virgin Islands Required (age appropriate following ACIP recommendations)
Virginia Not required
Washington Not required
West Virginia 1 dose (age appropriate)
Wisconsin Not required
Wyoming Required (age appropriate)

2005-2006 Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine (PCV) requirements by State (for Childcare) Visual representation of data contained in the preceding data table

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This page last reviewed May 1, 2007

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases
Immunization Services Division