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Hogan Announces Date for Next Phase of Vaccine Distribution

March 19th, 2021 by WCBC Radio

Governor Larry Hogan announced Thursday that Maryland will enter Phase 2A of the COVID-19 vaccine distribution plan on March 23, making the vaccine open to people 60 and older. Effective immediately, any Marylander over 60 can pre-register at one of state's mass vaccination sites. On March 30, Phase 2B will start for all Marylanders age 16 and older with underlying medical conditions that increase the risk for severe COVID-19 illness. On April 13, Phase 2C will start for all Marylanders age 55 and older, as well as essential workers in critical industries. Phase 3 will start no later than April 27, when eligibility will open to every single Marylander over the age of 16. The governor cautioned however that at least for a few more weeks, demand will be exceeding supply…