Feb. 12, 1969

Announcement Date : Feb 12 , 1969Categories: 1960s

For the fiscal year 1969-1970, in response to recommendations from the Health Officers’ Council and the Child Care Committee of the B.C. Medical Association, the Provincial Government provides funding to the Health Branch to “offer every susceptible infant [131-F-5-F3a 021] one dose of live attenuated [red measles] virus vaccine at 12 months of age,” and “to susceptible pre-school and school age children [131-F-5-F3a 021] to the extent permitted by the funds available”