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April 30, 2009

Governor Douglas Calls for Implementation of State of Vermont Strategic National Stockpile Plan

Effort is part of national response to Swine Flu outbreak

Montpelier, Vt. – Governor Douglas today called for Vermont National Guard assistance with the implementation of the State of Vermont Strategic National Stockpile Plan. Specifically, National Guardsmen and women will assist state officials in our effort to inventory and distribute antiviral supplies.

While there have been no confirmed cases of Swine Flu in Vermont, state officials are coordinating with our federal partners and are working closely with local leaders to ensure that Vermont is prepared in the event of an outbreak.

Source: Office of the Governor
Last Updated at: April 30, 2009 17:05:41