CHAPTER 63:03
SLEEPING SICKNESS

 

ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS

 

   SECTION

 

 

 

PART I
Preliminary

 

   1.   Short title and application

 

   2.   Interpretation

 

   3.   Compulsory examination of persons infected or suspected to be infected with sleeping sickness

 

   4.   Compulsory treatment of persons infected with sleeping sickness

 

 

 

PART II
Sleeping Sickness areas

 

   5.   Declaration of sleeping sickness area

 

   6.   Employers to grant facilities for inspection and treatment of their employees

 

   7.   Persons resident in sleeping sickness areas to furnish personal particulars

 

   8.   Owners or occupiers of land required to take measures to prevent outbreak or spread of sleeping sickness

 

   9.   Administrative orders for the suppression or prevention of the spread of sleeping sickness

 

 

 

PART III
Restricted areas

 

   10.   Declaration of restricted areas

 

   11.   Persons not to enter restricted areas without permission

 

   12.   Medical examination prior to entry into restricted area

 

   13.   Applicant must furnish such information regarding the reason of his entry as may be required

 

   14.   Issue of permits may be subject to conditions

 

   15.   Permits to be retained

 

 

 

PART IV
General

 

   16.   Improper dealings with documents

 

   17.   Documents to be produced on demand

 

   18.   Arrest without warrant

 

   19.   General penalty

 

   20.   Exemption of Government officials

 

   21.   Regulations

 

 

Proc. 28, 1939,
Proc. 23, 1941,
Cap. 44, 1948,
Cap. 58, 1959,
Proc. 74, 1959,
HMC Order 1, 1963,
Law 28, 1964,
L.N. 84, 1966,
S.I. 12, 1977.

An Act to control sleeping sickness.

[Date of Commencement: 4th August, 1939]

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