—(1) Subject to this regulation, where a female member of the Fund or spouse of a male member of the Fund has received medical treatment for conception from an approved medical practitioner commencing on or after 1st November 1988 as an in-patient or out-patient from a Government hospitalor an approved hospital the amount that may be withdrawn by the member to pay for such treatment shall not exceed —
a sum of $2,000 per treatment cycle; or
the total credit balance in the member’s medisave account,
whichever is the lower.
(2) Medical investigations on the cause of infertility shall not be considered as part of a treatment cycle for the purpose of this regulation.
(3) No withdrawal shall be made under this regulation for the payment of charges incurred for more than 3 cycles of medical treatment for conception in respect of each patient.
(4) Where a cycle of medical treatment for conception has been discontinued and there is a refund of charges to a member, there shall become due and payable to the medisave account of the member, on the date the refund is received by the member, the total amount withdrawn from the member’s medisave account under this regulation or the total amount of refund received, whichever is the lower.
(5) Where a cycle of medical treatment for conception has been discontinued and the sum withdrawn from the member’s medisave account for the treatment has been repaid to the account in full, the discontinued treatment shall not be counted as a cycle of medical treatment for conception for the purpose of paragraph (3).