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Original name: Lg um Lheilsust ensku
Name: Public Health Institute Act, No 18/2003.
Country: Iceland
Subject(s): Medical care and sickness benefit
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2003-03-26
Entry into force:
ISN: ISL-2003-L-87695
Bibliography: Legislation on-line in English Legislation on-line in English Ministry of Welfare, Iceland PDF of Act PDF of Act (consulted on 2011-08-31)
Abstract/Citation: The objective of this Act is to promote public health. Promotion of public health means measures that are intended to maintain and improve the health of the nation, or specified groups of society, by organised and recognised methods.

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