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Contents

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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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Prohibition or restriction of meetings, gatherings and public entertainments
20.
—(1)  Where it appears to the Director that the holding of any meeting, gathering or any public entertainment is likely to increase the spread of any infectious disease, the Director may by order prohibit or restrict, subject to such conditions as he may think fit, for a period not exceeding 14 days, the meeting, gathering or public entertainment in any place.
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(1A)  An order under subsection (1) may be renewed by the Director from time to time for such period, not exceeding 14 days, as the Director may, by notice in writing, specify.
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(2)  Any person who holds, is present at or has taken part in any meeting, gathering or public entertainment in contravention of an order by the Director under subsection (1) shall be guilty of an offence.
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(3)  A Health Officer or a police officer may take any action that is necessary to give effect to an order under subsection (1).
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(4)  Any person who is aggrieved by any order of the Director under subsection (1) may, within 7 days from the date of the order, appeal to the Minister whose decision shall be final.
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(5)  Notwithstanding that any appeal under subsection (4) is pending, an order made by the Director under subsection (1) shall take effect from the date specified by the Director, unless the Minister otherwise directs.
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