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Original name: L÷g um heilbrig­is■jˇnustu nr. 40/2007
Name: Health Service Act No 40/2007.
Country: Iceland
Subject(s): Social security (general standards)
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2007-03-27
Entry into force:
ISN: ISL-2007-L-87699
Bibliography: Legislation on-line in English Legislation on-line in English Ministry of Welfare, Iceland PDF of Law in Icelandic as amended to Act No. 28/2012 PDF of Law in Icelandic as amended to Act No. 28/2012 (consulted on 2011-08-31)
Abstract/Citation: This Act applies to the organisation of health care. Its objective is that all people of Iceland shall have access to the optimum health service which it is possible to provide at any time in order to safeguard mental, physical and social health in accord with the provisions of this Act, the Health Insurance Act, the Patients' Rights Act and other legislation as applicable.
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