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Immunizations for School

Vaccinations for School

Immunization information and exemption form

For school enrollment, a parent or guardian shall provide one of the following: current, up-to-date immunization records; or a completed and signed exemption form

EXISTING LAW:  70 O.S. 2011, Section 1210.191 A  (this section did not change)

No minor child shall be admitted to any public, private, or parochial school operating in this state unless and until certification is presented to the appropriate school authorities from a licensed physician, or authorized representative of the State Department of Health, that such child has received or is in the process of receiving immunizations against diphtheria, pertussis, tetanus, haemophilus influenzae type B (HIB), measles (rubeola), rubella, poliomyelitis, varicella, and hepatitis A or is likely to be immune as a result of the disease.

 

NEW SECTION:  70 O.S. 2011, Section 1210.191 E (this section is NEW)

The State Department of Education shall provide and ensure that each school district in this state provides, on the school district website and in any notice or publication provided to parents regarding immunization requests, the following information regarding immunization requirements for school attendance: “For school enrollment, a parent or guardian shall provide one of the following:

1. Current, up-to-date immunization records; or

2. A completed and signed exemption form.”