(1) The department, except as otherwise provided in this subchapter, adopts and incorporates by reference the control measures in the "Control of Communicable Diseases Manual, An Official Report of the American Public Health Association" (20th edition, 2015). Unless a particular control measure specifies who is responsible, the local health officer or the authorized representative of a local health officer must:

(a) employ the minimum control measures; or

(b) ensure that minimal control measures are employed by a health care provider or other person caring for a person with a reportable disease.


History: 50-1-202, 50-2-116, 50-2-118, MCA; IMP, 50-1-202, 50-2-116, 50-2-118, MCA; NEW, 1980 MAR p. 1579, Eff. 6/13/80; AMD, 1987 MAR p. 2147, Eff. 11/28/87; AMD, 1998 MAR p. 2493, Eff. 9/11/98; AMD, 2000 MAR p. 2528, Eff. 9/22/00; TRANS, from DHES, 2002 MAR p. 913; AMD, 2013 MAR p. 967, Eff. 6/7/13; AMD, 2017 MAR p. 343, Eff. 3/25/17.