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Vaccination requirements for all grantees, for Hib-Haemophilus Influenzae Type B and Childcare.
StateDosesDetailsEffective DateAdditional Comments
 Alabama 4 Up to age 5 years PRIOR to 2008-09 
 Alaska 3 Age appropriate dosing following ACIP recommendations for doses 1 & 2; Dose 3 after age 1 year PRIOR to 2008-09 
 American Samoa 3 Ages 2,4, and 15 months: PedvaxHIB) PRIOR to 2008-09 
 Arizona 3-4 Dose 1 at or after age 2 months; dose 2 at or after ag 4 months; dose 3 at or after age 6 months (dose 3 not required until age 15 months if doses 1 and 2 were Pedvax Hib); dose 4 at or after age 15 months if 4-dose Hib series was used. If a child has a delayed immunization series, ACIP recommendations are followed with regard to catch up. PRIOR to 2008-09 
 Arkansas 3 Age appropriate dosing following ACIP and state-specified recommendations PRIOR to 2008-09 
 California 3 Entry at ages 2-3 months-1 dose; at ages 4-14 months-2 doses; 1 dose at any age between ages 15 months–5 years (required only for children who have not reached the age of 4 years 6 months) PRIOR to 2008-09 
 Colorado 3 3 doses if began before age 1 year; 2 doses if began ages 12-14 months; 1 dose if began at age 15 months PRIOR to 2008-09 
 Connecticut 3 Age appropriate dosing following ACIP recommendations PRIOR to 2008-09 
 Delaware 0 No state requirement Not applicable 
 District of Columbia 3-4 Age appropriate dosing at age 1 year (following ACIP recommendations and depending on manufacturer); by age 5 years PRIOR to 2008-09 
 Florida 4 Age appropriate dosing following ACIP recommendations PRIOR to 2008-09 
 Georgia 3-4 Age appropriate dosing following ACIP recommendations PRIOR to 2008-09 
 Guam 4 Age appropriate dosing PRIOR to 2008-09 
 Hawaii 3 Age appropriate dosing following ACIP recommendations; at least 1 dose at or after age 1 year PRIOR to 2008-09 
 Idaho 3 Age appropriate dosing following ACIP recommendations PRIOR to 2008-09 
 Illinois 3 Age appropriate dosing with at least 1 dose after age 15 months PRIOR to 2008-09 
 Indiana 1-4 Age appropriate dosing following on ACIP recomendations; depending on manufacturer; by age 5 years PRIOR to 2008-09 
 Iowa 3 Age appropriate dosing or 1 dose on or after age 15 months PRIOR to 2008-09 
 Kansas 3 Age appropriate dosing 2008-2009 
 Kentucky 4 Before age 49 months PRIOR to 2008-09 
 Louisiana 3 Age appropriate dosing PRIOR to 2008-09 
 Maine 3 Age appropriate dosing following ACIP recommendations PRIOR to 2008-09 
 Maryland 3 Age appropriate dosing PRIOR to 2008-09 
 Massachusetts 1-4 Age appropriate dosing following ACIP recommendations PRIOR to 2008-09 
 Michigan 4 Age appropriate dosing PRIOR to 2008-09 
 Minnesota 1 History of 1 dose after age 1 year PRIOR to 2008-09 
 Mississippi 3 Age appropriate dosing following ACIP recommendations PRIOR to 2008-09 
 Missouri 3 Age appropriate dosing following ACIP recommendations PRIOR to 2008-09 
 Montana 3 Age appropriate dosing following ACIP recommendations PRIOR to 2008-09 
 N. Mariana Islands 4 Age appropriate dosing PRIOR to 2008-09 
 Nebraska 3 Age appropriate dosing following state recommendations (similar to ACIP) PRIOR to 2008-09 
 Nevada 3 Age appropriate dosing PRIOR to 2008-09 Local requirements may vary. Check the local area for specific school vaccination requirements
 New Hampshire 3 Age appropriate dosing following ACIP recommendations PRIOR to 2008-09 
 New Jersey 2 Age appropriate dosing ages 2-11 months: 1 dose at or after age 1 year PRIOR to 2008-09 
 New Mexico 1-3 3 doses required If series started before age 12 months (at lease 1 dose at or after age 1 year); 2 doses required if dose 1 received between ages 12-16 months; 1 dose required if dose 1 received between between ages 16-60 months; No requirement at or after age 5 years PRIOR to 2008-09 
 New York State 3 3 doses before age 15 months; 1 dose at or after age 15 months PRIOR to 2008-09 
 North Carolina 3 Age appropriate dosing by or before age 15 months; 1 dose between ages 15 months - 5 years PRIOR to 2008-09 
 North Dakota 3-4 Age appropriate dosing following ACIP recommendations PRIOR to 2008-09 
 Ohio 0 No state requirement Not applicable 
 Oklahoma 3 Age appropriate dosing PRIOR to 2008-09 
 Oregon 3 Age appropriate dosing PRIOR to 2008-09 
 Pennsylvania 3 Age appropriate dosing following ACIP recommendations PRIOR to 2008-09 
 Puerto Rico 1 At least 1 dose after age 15 months PRIOR to 2008-09 
 Rhode Island 3 Age appropriate dosing following ACIP recommendations PRIOR to 2008-09 
 South Carolina 3 Age appropriate dosing following ACIP recommendations PRIOR to 2008-09 
 South Dakota 3 Age appropriate dosing following ACIP recommendations PRIOR to 2008-09 
 Tennessee 3 Age appropriate dosing following ACIP recommendations PRIOR to 2008-09 
 Texas 3 Age appropriate dosing (based on ACIP recommendations) with at least 1 dose after age 15 months PRIOR to 2008-09 
 Utah 3 Age appropriate dosing following ACIP recommendations PRIOR to 2008-09 
 Vermont 3 Age appropriate dosing following ACIP recommendations PRIOR to 2008-09 
 Virgin Islands 4 Age appropriate dosing following ACIP recommendations PRIOR to 2008-09 
 Virginia 4 Age appropriate dosing following ACIP recommendations PRIOR to 2008-09 
 Washington 4 1 dose by age 3 months; 2 doses by age 5 months; 3 doses by age 7 months; 4 doses by age 16 months PRIOR to 2008-09 
 West Virginia 3 Age appropriate dosing PRIOR to 2008-09 
 Wisconsin 2-3 2 doses between ages 5-15 months; 3 doses between ages 16 months-4 years PRIOR to 2008-09 
 Wyoming 1 Ages 18-60 months PRIOR to 2008-09 
 
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