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  1. Singapore - Medical care and sickness benefit - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Central Provident Fund (Medishield Scheme) Regulations 2005 (No. S 427).

    Adoption: 2005-07-01 | SGP-2005-R-71972

    Sets out qualification requirements for being covered by the Medishield scheme as well as measures related thereto.

  2. Singapore - Medical care and sickness benefit - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Central Provident Fund (Private Medical Insurance Scheme) Regulations 2005 (No. S 428).

    Adoption: 2005-07-01 | SGP-2005-R-71975

  3. Singapore - Medical care and sickness benefit - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Central Provident Fund (Medishield Scheme) (Amendment) Regulations 2001 (No. S 72).

    Adoption: 2001-02-08 | Date of entry into force: 2001-01-01 | SGP-2001-R-58968

    Makes several miscellanous amendments to Central Provident Fund (MediShield Scheme) Regulations. Inter alia deals with termination of insurance by injured persons other than dependants.

  4. Singapore - Medical care and sickness benefit - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Central Provident Fund (Private Medical Insurance Scheme) (Amendment) Regulations 2001 (No. S 73).

    Adoption: 2001-02-08 | Date of entry into force: 2001-01-01 | SGP-2001-R-58969

    Makes several miscellanous amendments to Central Provident Fund (Private Medical Insurance Scheme) Regulations.

  5. Singapore - Medical care and sickness benefit - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Advance Medical Directive Regulations 1997 (No. S 218).

    Adoption: 1997-04-05 | Date of entry into force: 1997-07-01 | SGP-1997-R-47411

    Provides forms to register advance medical directives, to certify terminal illnesses, and to register objections by medical practitioners.

  6. Singapore - Medical care and sickness benefit - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Central Provident Fund (Medisave Account Withdrawals) (Amendment) Regulations 1996 (No. S 350).

    Adoption: 1996-08-06 | Date of entry into force: 1996-08-06 | Date of partial entry into force: 1995-11-27 | SGP-1996-R-44870

    Amendments concerning coverage of eye treatment.

  7. Singapore - Medical care and sickness benefit - Law, Act

    The Advance Medical Directive Act 1996 (No. 16 of 1996). - Singapore Statutes Online

    Adoption: 1996-05-17 | SGP-1996-L-46348

    Allows persons over the age of 21 to make an advance medical directive indicating their wish not to be subjected to extraordinary life-sustaining treatments in the event of a terminal illness. Provides for medical practitioners' duties in such cases and relieves physicians of liability if medical treatment is withheld from a patient in accordance with the Act. Assures confidentiality of advance medical directives and makes it an offence to require such directives for the purposes of insurance policies. The Act shall not be interpreted as an authorization of euthanasia or mercy killing.

  8. Singapore - Medical care and sickness benefit - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Central Provident Fund (MediShield Scheme--Exemption) Notification 1995 (No. S 373).

    Adoption: 1995-08-29 | Date of entry into force: 1995-09-01 | SGP-1995-M-41957

    Exempts from the Scheme certain members who have made voluntary contributions, received cash grants from the Government, or were not insured under the MediShield Scheme before voluntary contributions or Government grants were made.

  9. Singapore - Medical care and sickness benefit - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Central Provident Fund (Private Medical Insurance Scheme) (Amendment) Regulations 1995 (No. S 354).

    Adoption: 1995-08-11 | Date of entry into force: 1995-07-01 | SGP-1995-R-41958

    Amendments regulating the withdrawal of money from a medisave account for the purchase of private medical insurance (IncomeShield).

  10. Singapore - Medical care and sickness benefit - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Central Provident Fund (Private Medical Insurance Scheme) Regulations 1995 (No. S 17 of 1995)

    Adoption: 1995-01-19 | Date of entry into force: 1994-07-01 | SGP-1995-R-40193

  11. Singapore - Medical care and sickness benefit - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Central Provident Fund (Private Medical Insurance Scheme) Regulations.

    Adoption: 1994-07-01 | SGP-1994-R-58966

    Made under the Central Provident Fund Act. Makes provision for application to withdraw moneys for purchase of private medical insurance policies or of Managed Healthcare system, payment of premiums, period of insurance coverage, termination of insurance coverage, and refund of premiums.

  12. Singapore - Medical care and sickness benefit - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Central Provident Fund (Medisave Account Withdrawals) (Amendment) Regulations 1993 (No. S 357 of 1993)

    Adoption: 1993-08-30 | Date of entry into force: 1992-04-01 | SGP-1993-R-34671

    Sets the maximum amount that may be withdrawn per day for in-patient medical treatment, and prohibits withdrawals for surgical treatment to reverse sexual sterilisation and for cosmetic plastic surgery. Made under the Central Provident Fund Act.

  13. Singapore - Medical care and sickness benefit - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Central Provident Fund (Prescribed Amount for Medisave Account) Regulations 1992 (No. S 119)

    Adoption: 1992-03-23 | Date of entry into force: 1992-04-01 | SGP-1192-R-29248

    These Regulations, under the authority of section 77(1) of the Central Provident Fund Act, limit the prescribed amount under section 16 of the Act to $10000 in general, and to $5000 for public officers also receiving a pension under either the Pensions Act or the Singapore Armed Forces Pensions Regulations 1978. The Central Provident Fund (Prescribed Amount for Medisave Account) Regulations 1991 are revoked.

  14. Singapore - Medical care and sickness benefit - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Central Provident Fund (Medisave Account Withdrawals)(Amendment) Regulations 1992. (No. S 61)

    Adoption: 1992-02-13 | Date of entry into force: 1991-08-01 | SGP-1992-R-29250

    Under the authority of section 77(1)(l) of the Central Provident Fund Act (Ch. 36) amendments are made to the Central Provident Fund (Medisave Account withdrawals) Regulations 1988 concerning the use of Medisave account funds of unconscious patients, and their use for eye treatment. The Central Provident Fund Board is empowered to authorise the withdrawal of future contributions to pay for hospitalisation expenses.

  15. Singapore - Medical care and sickness benefit - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    The Central Provident Fund (Medishield Scheme) Regulations 1991.

    Adoption: 1991-02-26 | Date of entry into force: 1990-07-01 | SGP-1991-R-22653

    Made under section 78(2) of the Central Provident Fund Act (C.36), to regulate personal coverage, premiums, period of cover, cancellation of insurance cover, claims, non-payment of claims, reimbursement of medical expenses by person other than the Board, renewal of insurance cover, opting out, investment in Medishield Fund, etc.

  16. Singapore - Medical care and sickness benefit - Law, Act

    Central Provident Fund (Amendment No. 2) Act 1990 (No. 22 of 1990)

    Adoption: 1990-10-04 | Date of entry into force: 1990-01-01 | SGP-1990-L-26507

    Amends the Central Provident Fund Act in matters relating to payments to the Fund on additional wages and refunds for possible excess contributions from such payments.

  17. Singapore - Medical care and sickness benefit - Law, Act

    Central Provident Fund (Amendment) Act 1990 (No. 15 of 1990)

    Adoption: 1990-07-18 | Date of entry into force: 1990-07-01 | SGP-1990-L-26506

    Act amends the Central Provident Fund Act (Chapter 36 of the 1988 Revised Edition) by adding a new Part IVB creating a "MediShield Scheme," a voluntary medical insurance scheme designed to pay all or part of the expenses for hospital treatment of a participant.

  18. Singapore - Medical care and sickness benefit - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Central Provident Fund (Medisave Account Withdrawals) (Amendment) Regulations 1989. No. S 66.

    Adoption: 1989-02-20 | Date of entry into force: 1988-11-01 | SGP-1989-R-8927

    Amendments in respect of allowable medical account withdrawals in respect of assisted conception procedures.

  19. Singapore - Medical care and sickness benefit - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Central Provident Fund (Medisave Account Withdrawals) Regulations 1988. No. S. 250.

    Adoption: 1988-09-12 | Date of entry into force: 1988-09-16 | SGP-1988-R-7122

    Conditions for payment of medical and related benefits.

  20. Singapore - Medical care and sickness benefit - Law, Act

    Central Provident Fund (Amendment) Act 1984.

    Adoption: 1984-09-11 | SGP-1984-L-851

    An Act to amend the Central Provident Fund Act (Chap. 121). No. 32 of 1984. Amendments relating to "medisave accounts".


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