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Vaccinations: Introduction

Reviewed 12/26/2018

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Although this guide focuses for the most part on vaccination mandates and exemptions from those mandates, there are many other aspects of vaccination laws: regulation of vaccine testing and approval, intellectual property rights in vaccines, funding of and promoting access to vaccines, administration and distribution of vaccines, and legal redress for injuries caused by vaccinations. For an overview of all these aspects, see the book Vaccine, Vaccination and Immunization Law


Please remember that this guide is for information purposes only and is not comprehensive.  It is intended as a starting point for research, to illustrate the various sources of the law, and to provide guidance in their use. NH Law About ... is not a substitute for the services of an attorney.