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  • Federal.  Department of Defense.  U.S. Military Influenza Policies and Directives.  collection of influenza policy letters and directives distributed to the DoD, Air Force, Army, or Navy from 1999 to 2007.
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    (Posted: 10/19/2004 10:00 AM)
  • Connecticut.  Emergency Executive Order.  An Executive Order issued by the Governor of Connecticut requiring certain agencies administering trivalent inactivated influenza vaccines to give priority to individuals who are members of high-risk or targeted populations.
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    (Posted: 10/25/2004 4:00 PM)
  • Delaware.  An Order to Control Influenza Vaccination signed by Delaware Health and Social Services Secretary Vincent P. Meconi ordering that the influenza vaccine be administered only to those individuals in the high-risk category.   Authority Cited: Title 16, Section 122 of Delaware Code, Health and Safety .
    Web link (Web link)
    (Posted: 10/27/2004 3:30 PM)
  • Florida.  Press Release.  Statement from Florida Department of Health Secretary of John O. Agwunobi, MD, MBA, MPH encouraging influenza vaccination prioritization for high-risk individuals, and authorizing the distribution of flu vaccine between doctors, hospitals, and pharmacies during the 2004-2005 flu season.
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    (Posted: 10/13/2004 4:00 PM)
  • Florida.  An Emergency Rule issued by the Florida Department of Health authorizing the administration of surplus influenza vaccine by health care entities to be administered to specified priority high-risk groups.  Authority cited: s. 499.012(1)(a)2.b. F.S.
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    (Posted: 10/13/2004 4:00 PM)
  • Maine.  Updated Guidance on Influenza. A memo from the Maine Department of Health, State Health Officer Dora Anne Mills provides additional updated guidance to various Emergency Departments, Hospital Associations, and Local Health Departments on the administration of the extremely limited influenza vaccine.
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    (Posted: 10/14/2004 11:00 AM)
  • Maryland Governor's Call for Prioritization of Flu Vaccine.  A press release issued from the Office of the Governor and the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene announcing that Maryland will adopt recommendations issued by CDC for the prioritization of flu vaccine.
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    (Posted: 10/13/2004 3:00 PM)
  • New Jersey.  S1997.  A bill authorizing the Commissioner of Health and Senior Services to reallocate flu vaccine to high-risk persons, and imposes penalties for non-compliance.  Approved by Governor 10/27/2004; became P.L.2004, c.153.
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    (Posted: 11/1/2004 10:00 AM)
  • Oklahoma.  Executive Proclamation issued by Oklahoma Governor Brad Henry urging health care providers to reserve the flu vaccine for those individuals who are in high-risk categories.
    Web link (Web link)
    (Posted: 10/22/2004 9:30 AM)
  • Washington.  King County's Flu Vaccine Health Order. A health order issued by the Director and Health Officer of Public Health, Seattle & King County directing health care providers and other vaccinators to only provide influenza vaccine to those at high-risk.
    Web link (Web link)
    (Posted: 10/13/2004 3:00 PM)


  • Federal SB 2968.  Short Title: Emergency Flu Response Act of 2004.  A bill amending the Public Health Service Act to address the flu vaccine shortage.  (Introduced 10/8/2004)
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    (Posted: 10/22/2004 11:00 AM)
  • California.  Order to All Providers of Influenza Vaccine issued by Alameda County Health Officer ordering that all providers of the influenza vaccine limit the administration of the vaccine to those in the high-risk category.  (National Association of City and County Health Officials).
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    (Posted: 10/21/2004 11:00 AM)
  • California.  Alameda County Rationale for Declaring A Local State of Emergency Pertaining To The Influenza Vaccine Shortage.  County Health Officer provides justification for declaring an Emergency Health Order for flu vaccine shortage.   (National Association of City and County Health Officials).
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    (Posted: 10/21/2004 1:00 PM)
  • California.  A Health Order issued by the City of Berkeley, Department of Health and Human Services, Division of public health ordering health care professionals to comply with orders to limit the administration of vaccine to those in the high-risk category.  (National Association of City and County Health Officials).
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    (Posted: 10/21/2004 12:00 AM)
  • California.  Los Angeles County.  An influenza vaccine memorandum advising supervisors of the Los Angeles Department of Health Services of the Department's plan for responding the flu vaccine shortage.
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    (Posted: 10/20/2004 3:00 PM)
  • Connecticut.  A memorandum published by the State of Connecticut Department of Public Health providing information and guidelines addressing the shortage of the flu vaccine.  (Courtesy of the NACCHO).
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    (Posted: 10/13/2004 3:00 PM)
  • Hawaii.  Press release from the Department of Health outlining priorities for administrating flu vaccine for the 2004-2005 influenza season.
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    (Posted: 11/9/2004 10:00 AM)
  • Kansas. Guidelines provided by the Kansas Department of Health and Environment that specifically define high-risk groups and assist vaccine providers in the responsible use of vaccine during the 2004-2005 influenza season.
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    (Posted: 10/20/2004 4:00 PM)
  • Massachusetts.  Boston.  Emergency Flu Regulation.  Emergency flu regulation enacted by the board of the Boston Public Health Commission governing the distribution and priorization of flu vaccine in the city of Boston.
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    (Posted: 10/26/2004 12:00 AM)
  • Michigan.  Michigan Public Health Order.  A copy of a health order issued by Janet Olszewski, Director, Michigan Department of Community Health limiting the administration of the influenza vaccine to those priority populations outlined by the CDC, and imposing penalties for noncompliance.
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    (Posted: 10/18/2004 1:35 PM)
  • Missouri.  Missouri Governor Bob Holden ordering all health care providers to limit influenza vaccinations to individuals in the high-risk category.
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    (Posted: 10/27/2004 3:35 PM)
  • Nebraska.  Health Alert Network. Guidelines for specifically defining high-risk groups for the influenza vaccination
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    (Posted: 10/13/2004 3:00 PM)
  • New Jersey.  An Order issued by the New Jersey Commissioner of Health and Senior Services authorizing the reallocation of influenza vaccine to certain priority groups, and imposing penalties for non-compliance.
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    (Posted: 11/5/2004 2:00 AM)
  • New Mexico.  New Mexico Public Health Order. Order issued by the Secretary of the New Mexico Department of Health limiting the administration of influenza vaccine to those individuals who are most at risk for serious illness or death due to influenza, and imposing penalties for noncompliance.  (Courtesy of the National Association of County and City Health Officials).
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    (Posted: 10/13/2004 3:00 PM)
  • Rhode Island.  Influenza Outbreak Plan 2004-2005.  A plan prepared by the Rhode Island Department of Health that outlines actions that were taken within the Department to prepare for the 2004-2005 influenza season.
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    (Posted: 11/15/2004 1:30 PM)
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