Section 11-47-132

Provision for system of compulsory vaccination, etc.

All cities and towns of this state shall have the power to adopt all necessary ordinances and enforce the same to prevent the introduction or spread of contagious, infectious, or pestilential diseases in such cities or towns and, to that end, may provide for a system of compulsory vaccination and enforcement of the same.

(Code 1907, §1289; Code 1923, §2047; Code 1940, T. 37, §493.)