2017 ORS 433.273¹

The Oregon Health Authority shall adopt rules pertaining to the implementation of ORS 433.235 (Definitions for ORS 433.235 to 433.284) to 433.284 (Adoption of more stringent immunization requirements), which shall include, but need not be limited to:

(1) The definition of “restrictable” disease;

(2) The required immunization against diseases;

(3) The time schedule for immunization;

(4) The approved means of immunization;

(5) The procedures and time schedule whereby children may be excluded from attendance in schools or children’s facilities under ORS 433.267 (Immunization of school children) (1)(b) and (c), provided that the authority includes as part of those procedures service of notice to parents;

(6) The manner in which immunization records for children are established, evaluated and maintained;

(7) Exemptions for schools and children’s facilities, including exemptions from the reporting requirements of ORS 433.269 (Immunization by local health departments) (2) and exemptions from the requirement under ORS 433.269 (Immunization by local health departments) (3) to make information available;

(8) The implementation of ORS 433.282 (Required immunizations at certain post-secondary educational institutions) and 433.283 (Immunizations against measles for certain students at community colleges);

(9) The process for approving a vaccine educational module;

(10) Criteria for a vaccine educational module, including the requirement that a vaccine educational module present information that is consistent with information published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention concerning:

(a) Epidemiology;

(b) The prevention of disease through the use of vaccinations; and

(c) The safety and efficacy of vaccines; and

(11) Documentation required to verify completion of a vaccine educational module, including the qualifications of persons who may certify the completion. [1973 c.566 §4; 1977 c.457 §2; 1981 c.78 §6; 1991 c.255 §7; 2009 c.595 §654; 2013 c.516 §2; 2015 c.802 §2]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 433—Disease and Condition Control; Mass Gatherings; Indoor Air, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors433.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
2 OregonLaws.org contains the con­tents of Volume 21 of the ORS, inserted along­side the per­tin­ent statutes. See the preface to the ORS An­no­ta­tions for more information.
3 OregonLaws.org assembles these lists by analyzing references between Sections. Each listed item refers back to the current Section in its own text. The result reveals relationships in the code that may not have otherwise been apparent.