This document was developed by Alexandra Bhatti, JD, MPH, contractor, Cherokee Nation Assurance, LLC; Adebola Popoola, MS, MPH, JD candidate 2017, Atlanta’s John Marshall Law School, and Fall 2016 Public Health Law Program (PHLP) extern; Aila Hoss, JD, former contractor, Carter Consulting, Inc.; and Dawn Pepin, JD, MPH, contractor, Cherokee Nation Assurance, LLC, with PHLP within the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC’s) Center for State, Tribal, Local, and Territorial Support. This document was produced in collaboration with CDC’s National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases. The authors thank Lindsay Culp, JD, MPH; Megan Lindley, MPH; and Matthew Penn, JD, MLIS, for their research and editorial assistance.
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