Title 53A Chapter 11 Section 304

State System of Public Education
Students in Public Schools
Section 304
Certificate part of student's record -- Forms for certificates -- Transfer of immunization record to official certificate.

            

53A-11-304.   Certificate part of student's record -- Forms for certificates -- Transfer of immunization record to official certificate.

            (1) Each school shall retain official certificates of immunization for every enrolled student. The certificate becomes a part of the individual student's permanent school record and follows the student through his or her public or private school career.

            (2) The Department of Health shall provide official certificate of immunization forms to public and private schools, physicians, and local health departments. The forms referred to in this subsection shall include a clear statement of the student's rights under Section 53A-11-302.

            (3) Any immunization record provided by a licensed physician, registered nurse, or public health official may be accepted by a school official as a certificate of immunization if the type of immunization given and the dates given are specified and the information is transferred to an official certificate of immunization and verified by the school district in which the public or private school is located.


Enacted by Chapter 2, 1988 General Session