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Law on Health Care, 2005 [Lao PDR]

The Law on Health Care determines the principles, regulations and different measures relating to the organisation, activities, management and control of health care activities, in order to ensure that all citizens, families and communities have access to equal, full, equitable and quality health care services, [and] to protect the rights and interests of health care professional workers, with the aim of increasingly developing modern health care services to enable all citizens to have good health and to be able to effectively contribute to the protection and development of the nation.

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Field Value
Geographic area (spatial range)
  • Lao People's Democratic Republic
Document reference # No.09/NA
Issuing agency/parties
  • National Assembly
  • English
Formal type of document Law
Topics SDG3 Good Health and Well-Being
License Creative Commons Attribution
Copyright Yes
Status Adopted, validated, in effect
Version date (of draft) November 9, 2005
Adoption date/Enacted/Promulgation date/Signing date December 9, 2005
Effective/Enforced Date December 9, 2005
Publication reference - Pursuant to Chapter 6, Article 67, point 1 of the Constitution of the Lao People's Democratic Republic and the laws adopted by the National Assembly; - Pursuant to a resolution dated 9th November 2005 of the 9th Ordinary Session of the National Assembly on the adoption of the Law on Health Care No. 53; and - Pursuant to Proposal No. 16/SCNA, dated 18 November 2005, of the National Assembly Standing Committee.
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Date modified December 3, 2019, 08:08 (UTC)