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C.C.S.M. c. P210: Table of Contents

C.C.S.M. c. P210

The Public Health Act

1 Definitions
1.1(1) Minister may designate dangerous disease
(2) Order immediately effective and enforceable
2(1) Duties of minister
(2) Supply of vaccines, etc.
3 Powers of minister and deputy minister
MEDICAL OFFICERS OF HEALTH
4(1) Appointment of medical officers of health and deputy medical officers
(2)
(3) Duties and powers of deputy medical officer of health
(4) Remuneration and dismissal
(5) to (7)
(8) Duly qualified medical practitioner
(9) Ex officio medical officers
4.1(1) Appointment of chief medical officer of health and deputy
(2) Duties of chief medical officer of health and deputy
4.2(1) C.M.O.H. may authorize medical practitioner
(2) Medical practitioner has powers of a medical officer of health
5 Duties of medical officer of health
6 Agreement with medical officer of health
7(1) Conferences of medical officers of health
(2) Conference expenses
PUBLIC HEALTH INSPECTORS
8(1) Appointment of public health inspectors
(2) Remuneration
(3) Appointment by minister
9 Duties of public health inspectors
PUBLIC HEALTH NURSES
10(1) Appointment of public health nurses by municipality
(2) Appointment of public health nurses by regional health authority
(3) Registered nurse
(4) Remuneration
11 Duties of public health nurses
POWERS AND AUTHORITY OF HEALTH OFFICIALS
11.1(1) General powers of entry and inspection for medical officer of health
(2) Presentation of identification
(3) Entry into dwelling with consent
(4) Warrant for entry into dwelling
(5) Conditions
(6) Entry into dwelling in exigent circumstances
(7) Entry into premises in public health emergency
(8) Entry by public health inspector
(9) Entry by public health nurse
(10) Assistance to officials
12 Powers of medical officers of health
12.1(1) C.M.O.H. may require information
(2) Personal information
(3) Duty to provide information
12.2(1) Sharing information with other bodies
(2) Personal information
13 Powers of public health inspectors
14 Powers of public health nurse
15 Minister may direct investigations
16 Assistance in enforcing Act and regulations
16.1 Order may contain terms and conditions
PROCEDURE ON ORDERS
17(1) Report to minister or municipality
(2) Report where person cannot be found
(3) Order of court required
(4) Application for order
18(1) Appeal
(2) Time for launching appeal
(3) Time for filing when no limit set in order
(4) Form of notice
(5) Appointment for hearing
(6) Serving of appointment
(7) Stay of proceedings on order
(8) Order of court
(9) Discontinuance of appeal
19(1) Laying information
(2) Issuing warrant
(3) Contents of warrant
(4) Apprehension under warrant
(4.1) Duty to inform
(5) Action on apprehension
(6) Hearing
(7) Criteria for making an order
(8) Order
(9) Detention
(10) Release
(11) Queen's Bench order required to detain further
(12) Order
(13) Additional applications
(14) Minimum period only
20 Cost of abatement, etc.
21 Recovery of expenses
22 Entry of owner of land under lease
PUBLIC HEALTH EMERGENCIES
Inspection Powers
22.1(1) Inspection powers of medical officer of health
(2) Powers of public health inspector
(3) Powers of public health nurse re dangerous disease
(4) Assistance to officials
(5) Assistance of owner or occupant
Serious Health Hazards
22.2(1) Order re serious health hazard
(2) To whom order may be directed
(3) Requirements of an order
(4) Placarding
(5) Placard must not be concealed, altered, etc.
(6) Order may specify deadline
(7) Person need not be named
(8) Service of order
(9) Order must be complied with
22.3(1) Order of a public health inspector
(2) Notice to medical officer of health
(3) Order expires unless extended
(4) Medical officer of health may extend, revoke or amend order
22.4(1) Medical officer of health may carry out order
(2) Subsequent order to pay costs
(3) Enforcement of order
22.5(1) Immediate action by medical officer of health
(2) Immediate action by public health inspector
(3) Minimum action
(4) Notice to medical officer of health
(5) Subsequent order to pay costs
(6) Enforcement of order
22.6(1) Appeal of order to pay costs
(2) Court's power on appeal
Dangerous Diseases
22.7(1) Emergency apprehension by medical officer of health
(2) Conditions for order to apprehend
(3) Content of order
(4) Objection
(5) Place of detention
(6) Peace officer
(7) Duty to inform
(8) Detention for 72 hours only
22.8(1) Hearing required to continue detention
(2) Urgent basis
(3) Person may be absent
(4) Decision to release or detain further
(5) Release
22.9(1) Queen's Bench order required to detain further
(2) Order
(3) Additional applications
22.10 Detention continues until hearing concludes
22.11 Minimum period only
General Provisions re Public Health Emergencies
22.12 Order of the chief medical officer of health
22.13(1) Verbal order
(2) Notice to medical officer of health
22.14 Sections 17, 18, 20 and 21 do not apply
22.15(1) Offences
(2) Officers and directors of corporations
DISINTERMENT
23(1) Order for disinterment
(2) Granting of order
24(1) Contents of application
(2) Documents to accompany application
25(1) Authority to cemetery owner
(2) Offence and penalty
26 Permit for re-burial
27 Proceedings under Fatality Inquiries Act
REGULATIONS
28 Regulations
28.1 Ministerial regulations
29 Application of regulations
30 Service by registered or certified mail
31(1) By-laws of municipality
(2) By-laws suspended
(3) Repugnancy of by-laws
32 Exemption from vaccination, inoculation or treatment
OFFENCES AND PENALTY
33(1) General penalty
(2) Continuing offence
(3) Obstruction of officer
(4) Selling biological products
34 Quashing of convictions
35
36 Disposition of penalty
EVIDENCE
37(1) Certificate of Director of Provincial Laboratory
(2) Certificate respecting tuberculosis
(3) Certificate of Provincial Chemist
38 Where examination and treatment not an assault
38.1 Protection from liability
EXPENSES
39(1) Costs payable from Consolidated Fund
(2) Expenses of medical officer of health
(3) Responsibility of regional health authority for expenses
(4) Responsibility of The City of Winnipeg for expenses