Public Health Code

Law n° 23/94/ADP

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This document describes the legal measures that may be taken to prevent the spread of infectious disease in Burkina Faso.

Applicable countryBurkina Faso
Quarantine and isolation
Authority to isolate
Authority to quarantine
Diphtheria vaccination
Emergency vaccination authority
Enforcement of childhood vaccination requirement
Enforcement of emergency vaccination
Exemption from childhood vaccination requirement
Isolation enforcement mechanisms and penalties
List of actionable diseases
Measles vaccination
Polio vaccination
Quarantine and isolation policies
Quarantine enforcement mechanisms and penalties
Childhood vaccination requirement
Tuberculosis vaccination
Original publication19 May 1994
Entered into force22 Apr 2005
Latest update22 Apr 2005
Relevant articles

Article 60 - Mandatory Childhood Vaccinations Article 61 - Emergency Vaccination Article 64 - Compulsory Hygiene and Prophylaxis Measures During a Sanitary Alert Article 67 - Enforcement of Childhood and Emergency Vaccination (Criminalization) and Quarantine and Isolation (Hygiene and Prophylaxis Measures) Article 68 - Exemption Provisions (Medical)

Available languages
French Loi n° 23/94/ADP portant Code de la Santé publique