Quarantine Regulations

Version of section 3 from 2006-03-22 to 2006-12-11:


 The incubation periods for the following infectious or contagious diseases are:

  • (a) cholera, five days;

  • (b) plague, six days;

  • (c) smallpox, 14 days;

  • (d) yellow fever, six days;

  • (e) severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS), 20 days;

  • (f) Pandemic Influenza Type A, 10 days;

  • (g) Lassa fever or Marburg disease, 21 days; and

  • (h) Argentine, Bolivian, Brazilian, Crimean-Congo, Ebola or Venezuelan haemorrhagic fever, 21 days.

  • SOR/2003-227, s. 1
  • SOR/2004-31, s. 1
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