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Botswana (167) > Medical care and sickness benefit (1)

Name: Public Health Act (Chapter 63:01).
Country: Botswana
Subject(s): Medical care and sickness benefit
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1971
Entry into force:
ISN: BWA-1971-L-91547
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Laws of Botswana,, Botswana PDF of Act as amended to S.I. 45, 2007 PDF of Act as amended to S.I. 45, 2007 (consulted on 2012-11-16)
Abstract/Citation: An Act to make the notification of certain diseases compulsory and to control such diseases; to make provision regarding diseases subject to the International Health Regulations; to prevent the spread of smallpox; to prevent the introduction of diseases into Botswana; to control advertisements and publications concerning veneral disease; to regulate sanitation and housing; to provide for the protection of foodstuffs and of water supplies; to regulate the use of cemeteries; and generally to make provision for public health.
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