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Name: Law to amend partially the Health Insurance Law [Law No. 70 of 1922] and the Seafarers' Insurance Law [Law No. 73 of 1939]. No. 140.
Country: Japan
Subject(s): Seafarers - Social security; Medical care and sickness benefit; Maternity protection
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1969-08-24
Entry into force:
Published on: Kampoo, 1960-08-24
ISN: JPN-1969-L-17820
Bibliography: Kampoo, 1960-08-24
Abstract/Citation: Inter alia, abolishes former system of part-payment of doctor's fee by insured person (the latter continues to pay part of hospitalisation and initial consultation expenses); raises amount of maternity benefit.
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