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INFORMATIONAL LETTER NO. 37

 

POLICY CODE: JLCB

 

To:†††† Superintendents of Schools,

 

From:J. Duke Albanese, Commissioner

 

Date:†† November 14, 2001

 

Re:†††††† Proposed Rules for Immunization Requirements for School Children

 

Please forward to High School Principals and School Nurses

 

The Commissioner of the Maine Department of Education proposes a major substantive rule change, for the Immunization Requirements for School Children, proposed jointly by the Departments of Education and Human Services. Both the Department of Education and the Department of Human Services have a rule for Immunization Requirements for School Children. The Department of Educationís Rule is found in Chapter 126 and the Department of Human Services Rule is found in Chapter 261.†† The proposed changes will bring uniformity to the two rules.A copy of both proposed rules is available on the Departmentís web page at www.maine.gov/education/rulechanges.htm.