Immunization, Public Health Law 2164

Public Health Law Section 2164 (Immunization)

Follow these steps to read the New York State laws pertaining to vaccination:

  1. Click here to access the New York State Public Health Law website.
  2. Click on Laws in the title bar
  3. Follow the link "Laws of New York"
  4. Scroll and follow the link "PBH" for Public Health.
  5. Scroll to Article 21, follow the link "Title 6" ((2160 - 2168) Poliomyelitis and Other Diseases)
  6. Select "2164" for Section 2164 (Definitions; immunization against poliomyelitis, mumps, measles, diphtheria, rubella, varicella, Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib), pertussis, tetanus)

To view a PDF copy of the law click here.

Page updated 11/17/17