Law on Prevention and Control of Communicable Disease, 2017 [Lao PDR]

This law determines the principles, regulations and measures on the management, monitoring, and supervision of prevention and control of communicable disease, to ensure its implementation in a constant and quality manner, with the aim to prevent the incidence and prevalence of disease, decrease sickness and deaths to all populations which are applicable at regional and international levels, so that they can 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.34/NA
Issuing agency/parties
  • National Assembly
  • Lao
Formal type of document Law
Topics SDG 3 Good health and well-being
License Creative Commons Attribution
Copyright Yes
Status Adopted, validated, in effect
Version date (of draft) 2017-11-09
Adoption date/Enacted/Promulgation date/Signing date 2017-11-09
Effective/Enforced Date 2017-12-19
Publication reference Pursuant to Chapter 6, Article 67, Clause 1 of the Constitution of the Lao People's Democratic Republic (amended in 2015); Pursuant to the resolution No 066/NA dated 09 November 2017 of the National Assembly on the promulgation of the Law on Prevention and Control of Communicable Disease ; and Pursuant to Proposal No. 030/SCNA, dated 06 December 2017, of the Standing Committee of National Assembly.
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Date modified December 3, 2019, 08:07 (UTC)