Records request related to COVID-19 vaccine doses

Rachana Pradhan filed this request with the Department of Health of New Jersey.

It is a clone of this request.

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From: Rachana Pradhan

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the New Jersey Open Public Records Act, I hereby request the following records:

(1) any and all data on the number of wasted, spoiled or expired COVID-19 vaccine doses from 12/11/2020 to 01/26/2021 and (2) any and all data on the total number of COVID-19 vaccine doses administered from 12/11/2020 to 01/26/2021.

Please note that I am a member of the news media as evidenced by my published work for Kaiser Health News at and this request is being made for news gathering purposes. Any questions should be routed to myself via email or by phone at 703-731-7918.

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 7 business days, as the statute requires.


Rachana Pradhan

From: Department of Health

Dear Ms. Pradham:

This will respond to the referenced request for government records.

The Office of Local Public Health does not hold government records responsive to the referenced request. To the extent records responsive to the request might exist within the Department, they might be held by the custodian of records for the Division of Epidemiology, Environmental and Occupational Health. You may submit a request to that custodian through the website at:


Wendy Sheay, MPH
Custodian of Records for the Office of Local Public Health
New Jersey Department of Health
(609) 376-8697


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