This page is updated with Information about selected current or proposed policies and resolutions that impact public health.
Two new vaccines will be required for school-age children for the 2019-20 School Year: Meningococcal and Hepatitis A. KDHE proposed changes to the vaccine requirement regulations earlier this year and held a public hearing concluding a 60-day public comment period in June. The regulations were approved by KDHE and will go into effect on August 2. Read more on the Kansas Department of Health and Environment website.
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