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Volume 3, Number 1—March 1997


Designing an International Policy and Legal Framework for the Control of Emerging Infectious Diseases: First Steps

Bruce Jay Plotkin* and Ann Marie Kimball†Comments to Author 
Author affiliations: *School of Law; School of Public Health and Community Medicine and †University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA

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Table 1

Selected international health regulatory provisions pertinent to emergent infectious disease

Provision Source/Lead Agency
International Health Regulations World Health Organization
Agreement on the Application of Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures World Trade Organization
Codex Alimentarius FAO/WHO Codex Alimentarius Commission
Annex 9: Facilitation to the Convention on International Civil Aviation International Civil Aviation Organization

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