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International Notes Quarantine Measures

The following changes should be made in Health Information for International Travel 1985. The situation as of January 1, 1986: AUSTRALIA

On page 12, delete Note. Insert: Note: Australia is not bound by the International Health Regulations. All persons over 1 year of age arriving in Australia and who have within the previous 6 days been in any part of Burkina Faso, Gambia, Nigeria, or Zaire or in a yellow fever-infected area of Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, or Sudan may be detained in quarantine if they do not have a valid international yellow fever vaccination certificate. CHRISTMAS ISLAND

On page 19, delete Note. Insert: Note: Christmas Island is not bound by the International Health Regulations. All persons over 1 year of age arriving in Christmas Island and who have within the previous 6 days been in any part of Burkina Faso, Gambia, Nigeria, or Zaire or in a yellow fever-infected area of Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, or Sudan may be detained in quarantine if they do not have a valid international yellow fever vaccination certificate. PANAMA

Yellow Fever -- On pages 9 and 42, delete Bocas del Toro.

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