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IN EXERCISE of powers conferred upon the Minister by section 10 of the Public Health Act, Cap. 281, this Order is made this 13th day of March, 2020.
Public Health Act
Public Health (Notification of COVID–19) Order, 2020
Statutory Instrument 45 of 2020
This Order may be cited as the Public Health (Notification of COVID – 19) Order, 2020.
2. Notifiable disease
COVID – 19 is declared to be a notifiable disease for the purposes of the Public Health Act.
3. Application of act
Section 11 (Power to make Rules), Part IV (Prevention and Suppression of Infectious Diseases) and section 36 (Power to Enforce Precautions at Boarders) of the Public Health Act shall apply to COVID – 19.
4. Duration of order
This Order shall expire on notification by the Minister.