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F1Part IIIS General Prevention and Mitigation of Disease

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F1Act repealed (1.4.2009 for the purpose of the repeals of ss. 68, 70, 71, 1.10.2009 except in so far as it relates to the repeals of ss. 32, 73(1), 161 and 164, 1.1.2010 for the purpose of the repeal of s. 32) by Public Health etc. (Scotland) Act 2008 (asp 5), s. 128(2), sch. 3 Pt. 1 (with s. 127); S.S.I. 2009/9, art. 2(b), sch. 2, S.S.I. 2009/319, sch. 1 (with art. 3, sch. 2 para. 2), S.S.I. 2009/404, art. 2(3), sch. 3

F1 Infectious Diseases.—NotificationS

44 Notification of infectious disease.S

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F1 Infectious Diseases—PreventionS

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46 Provision of means for disinfecting bedding, &c. S

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47 Cleansing and disinfecting of premises, &c. S

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48 Disinfection of bedding. &c. S

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49 Persons engaged in washing or mangling clothes to furnish list of owners of clothes in certain cases. S

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50 Infectious matter thrown into ash-pits, &c. to be disinfected. S

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51 Penalty on letting houses in which infected persons have been lodging. S

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52 Penalty on persons letting houses making false statements as to infectious disease.S

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53 Penalty on ceasing to occupy house without disinfection or notice to owner, or on making false answer. S

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54 Removal to hospital of infected persons without proper lodging. S

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55 Detention of infected persons without proper lodging in hospital. S

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56 Penalty on exposure of infected persons and things. S

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57 Penalty on sending child to school, so as to spread infection. S

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58 Prohibitions on infected person carrying on businessS

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59 Prohibition on conveyance, &c. of infected person in public conveyance. S

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62 Prohibition of retention of dead body in certain cases. S

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63 Body of person dying of infectious disease in hospital, &c. to be removed only for burial. S

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64 Disinfection of public conveyances if used for carrying corpses. S

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65 Byelaws as to public conveyances. S

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F1 Hospitals and AmbulancesS

66 Power of local authority to provide hospitals. S

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F1 Mortuaries, &c.S

68 Power of local authority to provide mortuaries.S

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69 Power of sheriff, &c. in certain cases to order removal of dead body to mortuary. S

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70 Power of local authority to provide places for post-mortem examinations. S

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71 Power to sanitary authorities to unite for providing mortuary.S

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F1 Byelaws as to Houses let in LodgingsS

72 Power of local authority to make byelaws as to lodging-houses. S

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F1 Tents and VansS

73 Tents and vans used for human habitation. S

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F1 Underground DwellingsS

74 Rules as to underground dwellings.S

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75 Penalty on letting underground dwellings.S

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76 Cases in which two convictions have occurred within three months.S

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