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Name: Health Services Act (Act No. 38 of 1969) (Cap. 44).
Country: Barbados
Subject(s): Medical care and sickness benefit
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1969-09-01
Entry into force:
ISN: BRB-1969-L-87106
Bibliography: Act on-line Act on-line FAOLEX (Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations) PDF of Act as amended to L.R.O 2002 PDF of Act as amended to L.R.O 2002 (consulted on 2011-07-11)
Abstract/Citation: The Minister may divide Barbados into health and sanitation districts under section 3.The Minister, responsible for the implementation of provisions of the present Act, shall carry the functions outlined in section 4. Functions include the suppression of diseases and the control of food. The Minister has the power to construct sewers (sect. 6). Section 18 concerns the sale of food and other products. Section 19 prohibits the taking of water from public taps without permission. The Minister may establish such Boards and Committees as he may think fit for purposes of this Act.
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