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Contents

Long Title

Part I PRELIMINARY

Part II ADMINISTRATION

Part III CONTROL OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES WITHIN SINGAPORE

Part IV CONTROL OF AIDS AND HIV INFECTION

Part V PREVENTION OF INTRODUCTION OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES INTO SINGAPORE

Part VI VACCINATION AND OTHER PROPHYLAXIS

Part VII ENFORCEMENT

Part VIIA NATIONAL PUBLIC HEALTH RESEARCH

Part VIII MISCELLANEOUS

FIRST SCHEDULE Infectious Diseases

SECOND SCHEDULE Dangerous Infectious Diseases

THIRD SCHEDULE Requirements As to Vaccination and Other Prophylaxis

FOURTH SCHEDULE Diseases Against Which A Child Is to be Vaccinated

FIFTH SCHEDULE Diseases in Respect of Which Acts Referred to in Section 21a Are Prohibited

SIXTH SCHEDULE Diseases in Respect of Which Information May be Disclosed by the Director to A Person to Enable Him to Take Steps to Prevent Spread of Diseases

Legislative History

Comparative Table

 
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PART II
ADMINISTRATION
Administration of this Act
3.
—(1)  Except as otherwise provided by this Act, the Director shall, subject to any general or special directions of the Minister, be responsible for the administration of Parts III, IV and VI.
[5/2003]
(2)  Except as otherwise provided by this Act, the Director-General shall, subject to any general or special directions of the Minister, be responsible for the administration of Part V.
[5/2003]
(3)  The appropriate Minister may, by notification in the Gazette, direct that the powers conferred on the Director under Part III be exercised by the Director-General in relation to such matters as may be specified in the notifications.
(4)  For the purposes of exercising the powers under Part III in relation to matters referred to in subsection (3) any reference to the Director in that Part shall be construed as a reference to the Director-General.
Health Officers
4.
—(1)  The Director-General or the Director may, subject to such conditions or restrictions as he thinks fit, appoint any —
(a)
public officer;
(b)
officer of any statutory body; or
(c)
employee of a prescribed institution,
to be a Health Officer for the purposes of this Act or any particular provision of this Act.
(2)  The Director-General or the Director may, subject to such conditions or restrictions as he thinks fit, delegate to any Health Officer all or any of the powers conferred on him by this Act.
Advisory committees
5.  The appropriate Minister may establish one or more advisory committees consisting of such members as he may appoint for the purpose of giving advice to the Director-General or the Director, as the case may be, with regard to such matters arising out of the administration of this Act as are referred to them by the Minister.
[4/2002; 5/2003]