Georgia law allows exemptions for medical reasons and religious beliefs.
The immunization record for each vaccine dose must include the complete date and the doctor or clinic name. The statutes and rules governing school immunization requirements are: Rules of the Department of Public Health – Chapter 511-2-2
Physicians (MD or DO) or Public Health Nurses are authorized to indicate specific vaccines medically exempted (because of risk of harm) on the certificate. Other vaccines remain required. The medical reason for the exemption does not need to be provided.
This exemption requires a signed statement by the parent/guardian that vaccination conflicts with their religious tenets or practices.