Canada: Vaccine mandates or not?

From: Eileen Dannemann <>
Date: Sat, May 4, 2013 at 1:52 PM
Subject: Health Canada: Do they have vaccine mandates or not? 1,700 children threatened suspension for vaccines
Health Canada Vaccine mandates or not?
“Unlike some countries, immunization is not mandatory in Canada; it cannot be made mandatory because of the Canadian Constitution. Only three provinces have legislation or regulations under their health-protection acts to require proof of immunization for school entrance. Ontario and New Brunswick require proof for diphtheria, tetanus, polio, measles, mumps, and rubella immunization. In Manitoba, only measles vaccination is covered. It must be emphasized that, in these three provinces, exceptions are permitted for medical or religious grounds and reasons of conscience; legislation and regulations must not be interpreted to imply compulsory immunization. ”
1700 kids threatened with suspension in Ontario for not being up on their shots.  Read more…
Best regards,
Eileen Dannemann
Director,  National Coalition of Organized Women
319 855-0307

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