CHAPTER 562

FORMERLY

SENATE BILL NO. 310

AS AMENDED BY SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 2

AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 16 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO CONTAGIOUS DISEASE GENERALLY.

BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE:

Section 1. Amend §507 of Title 16 of the Delaware Code by adding a new subsection "(d)" to read as follows:

"(d) The Division or Public Health may contract for Hepatitis B vaccinations for immunizing individuals who volunteer for ambulance companies and/or volunteer lire companies. No such vaccination shall he furnished until after certification as to the person for whom the vaccination is desired: the name, the address. and that the individual is a member in good sanding of a volunteer lire company-or of a volunteer ambulance company. The name and address of all persons immunized shall be filed with the Division of Public Health. The Division of Public Health ma promulgate reasonable rules and regulations regarding the immunization of volunteer firemen and individuals who volunteer for ambulance companies."

Section 2. This Act shall be effective July 1, 1996.

Approved July 18, 1996