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28 Pa. Code § 27.65. Quarantine.

§ 27.65. Quarantine.

 If the disease is one which the Department, or a local health authority which is also an LMRO, determines to require the quarantine of contacts in addition to isolation of the case, the Department or local health officer of the LMRO shall determine which contacts shall be quarantined, specify the place to which they shall be quarantined, and issue appropriate instructions.

   (1)  When any other local health authority is involved, the local health officer shall quarantine contacts only after consulting with and receiving approval from the Department.

   (2)  The Department or local health officer shall ensure that provisions are made for the medical observation of the contacts as frequently as necessary during the quarantine period.


   The provisions of this §  27.65 amended January 25, 2002, effective January 26, 2002, 32 Pa.B. 491. Immediately preceding text appears at serial page (243669).

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