The government of Malaysia has started the vaccination program’s rollout. It is free to all Malaysians. The National Immunization Program is expected to cover 27 million of the country’s 32 million population by the first quarter of 2022.
Has the COVID-19 vaccine fulfilled all the criteria of the relevant laws?
Yes, it has. Due to MOH, the COVID-19 vaccine is regulated and complies with the following Acts:
• Poisons Act 1952 (Act 366) and its regulations
• Sale of Drugs Act 1952 (Act 368) and its regulations
• Drugs and Cosmetic Control Regulations 1984
• Infectious Disease Prevention and Control Act (Act 342)