Code of the District of Columbia

§ 38–502. Certification of immunization required.

(a) No student shall be admitted by a school unless the school has certification of immunization for that student, or unless the student is exempted pursuant to § 38-506.

(b) Beginning with School Year 2022-2023:

(1) All certifications of immunization provided by a healthcare professional authorized to administer a vaccine shall be submitted electronically to the public health authorities, which shall electronically transmit the certifications of immunization to the student's local education agency.

(2) All certifications of immunization for a student provided by the public health authorities shall be electronically transmitted to the student's local education agency.