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posted on November 16, 2010 03:11
Board of Health and Welfare Meets Nov. 18-19
 
The Idaho Board of Health and Welfare will meet Thursday and Friday, November 18-19, in Boise for a regularly scheduled meeting. The meeting will begin on Thursday, Nov. 18, at 10 a.m. in the 10th floor conference room of the PeteT.CenarrusaBuilding, 450 West State Street. The meeting will continue through Friday morning.
 
During the two-day meeting, the Board will consider rules being presented to the 2011 Idaho Legislature.
 
Included for Board discussion are rules regarding an increase in the number of vaccines required for children attending licensed daycare facilities and schools. These rules are intended to increase the number of children who are fully protected from preventable disease.
 
An agenda is available by clicking here. (All times listed on the agenda are tentative and for convenience only; they may change at the Board’s discretion.)
 
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(Editors: For more information please contact DHW Public Information Officer Emily Simnitt at 208-334-0693.)