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HHS/HRSA RIN: 0906-AB24 Publication ID: Fall 2020 
Title: ●National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program: Revisions to the Vaccine Injury Table 
Abstract:

This proposed rule would revise the Vaccine Injury Table by removing Shoulder Injury Related to Vaccine Administration and vasovagal syncope as an injuries and removing the new vaccines category, Category XVII.  Doing so will align the Table with Congressional intent, statutory text, and public policy in favor of compensating those harmed by injuries associated with the vaccine or vaccine components, and particularly children who have suffered such harm.

 
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services(HHS)  Priority: Other Significant 
RIN Status: First time published in the Unified Agenda Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Proposed Rule Stage 
Major: No  Unfunded Mandates: No 
EO 13771 Designation: Other 
CFR Citation: 42 CFR 100   
Legal Authority: National Childhood Vaccine Injury Act of 1986, as amended   
Legal Deadline:  None
Timetable:
Action Date FR Cite
NPRM  07/20/2020  85 FR 43794   
NPRM Comment Period End  01/12/2021 
Regulatory Flexibility Analysis Required: No  Government Levels Affected: None 
Small Entities Affected: No  Federalism: No 
Included in the Regulatory Plan: No 
RIN Data Printed in the FR: No 
Agency Contact:
Tamara Overby
Deputy Director, Division of Injury Compensation Programs
Department of Health and Human Services
Health Resources and Services Administration
5600 Fishers Lane 08N142,
Rockville, MD 20857
Phone:301 443-3766
Email: toverby@hrsa.gov