The Communicable Disease Act

Original Language Title: Tartuntatautilaki

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In accordance with the decision of the Parliament, provides for: the General provisions of section 1 of Chapter 1 of the protection of the population against infectious diseases is to comply with the provisions of this law.

section 2 (brought an action/70) of infectious disease for the purposes of this law, any disease or infection, which cause the body to increase the small organisms (microbes), or parts thereof, or parasites. As a communicable disease is also caused by a small organism poison (toxin). The law can also be applied to a communicable disease, prion to cause the disease.

section 3 (14.11.2003/935) infection disease control work involves the prevention of infectious diseases in this law, the wayside simply in order to combat the epidemic and monitoring the measures necessary for the detection, as well as being infected is suspected of being infected with a communicable disease or research, treatment and medical rehabilitation as well as hospital-acquired infections.
In this Act, the following definitions shall apply: 1 prevention of communicable diseases in the vaccination, only) and the provision of medicines, health education, as well as other individual and his influence on the measures aimed at preventing the spread of infectious disease, or;
2 varhaistoteamisella of communicable diseases disease for organized) health examinations and screening tests;
3) monitoring the ongoing collection, analysis and interpretation, as well as responsible for the fight against communicable diseases in the communication;
4. an increase in the number of cases of the disease) epidemic more than expected during the period specified in the general population or, one day, in a given area;
5 the study on the transmission of a communicable disease) for the individual or the adoption of a medical practitioner for treatment research;
6) treatment under the supervision of the veterinarian, or an outpatient or inpatient;
7) medical drug-abuser measures to improve and maintain the rehabilitator physical, mental, and social functioning, as well as to promote and to support the management of his life situation, and her independent performance in daily activities; medical rehabilitation services provided for in the regulation on medical rehabilitation (1015/1991); (10 November 2006/989) 8) hospital infektiolla healthcare unit during or arose on the treatment of the infection; (10 November 2006/989) 9) quarantine for the pathogen of altistuneeksi the imposition of a suspected, rightly, to stay at home or in a place or to the authority in the process of tartuttaviksi suspects, luggage, containers or other goods from the system of restrictions on the transfer or separation from other goods in order to prevent the possible spread of the disease-causing microbes. as well as (10 November 2006/989) 10) isolation of being infected with or suspected of being infected persons, quite rightly imposed sairaanhoitolaitokseen. (10 November 2006/989) (14.11.2003/935) infectious diseases will be distributed to the other, stemming from the yleisvaarallisiin and infectious diseases.
The disease can be considered yleisvaarallisena as a communicable disease: 1) if the disease is not highly infectious disease spreads is a great or fast;
2) if the disease is dangerous; and 3) if the spread of the disease can be prevented by the disease to a person being infected with infected or suspected, rightly, elimination of measures.
The disease can be seen as the release of infectious disease: 1) if the information provided by the monitoring of the disease requires the physician;
2 terminate the chain of infection of the disease) in the case the affected be given free treatment is necessary; or 3) in the case of a general vaccination programme to prevent the disease.
Elements to be indicated in the regulation of the Council of State shall be designated as yleisvaaralliset and infectious diseases.

section 5 of the Infectious disease person being infected with the disease on suspicion of suggestive symptoms or by using one of the other leads to the conclusion of a large-scale infection.
Sairastuneena is considered as a person with the disease has been found, or the generally accepted medical reasons can be seen being infected, if the spread of the disease is reasonably possible.
Those characters are not considered as improved disease of the body as a communicable disease.
Chapter 2, section 6 of the control of communicable diseases in the work of the Management Board (14.11.2003/935) of infectious disease control work in the overall design, the control and supervision of the Ministry of Social Affairs and health.
The regional government agency is infectious disease control work, the design of command and control to work on their territory. (22 December 2009/1543)
Hospital District, in the area of infectious disease control control is sairaanhoitopiirille. Health care district also serves as a regional infectious disease control work of the expert advisor and follow the implementation of the work of the opposition of communicable diseases in the region. Health care district to assist the work of the opposition of communicable diseases of the body corresponding to the detection of communicable diseases and infectious disease outbreaks, as well as to identify the infection tracking. Health care district controls the territory in the fight against hospital-acquired infections, monitoring and detection.
Infectious disease control specialist institution works with the National Institute for health and welfare. (22 December 2009/1543)
Infectious disease control work as a body of experts works with the Ministry of Social Affairs and health in the context of infectious diseases Advisory Board. The composition of the Advisory Board, and duties shall be those laid down by regulation of the Council of State.
The State Council Regulation lays down in more detail the tasks referred to in this article.

6 (a) of section (22 December 2009/1543) in health care and social services for the authorisation and supervision of the Agency under the Ministry of Social Affairs and health controls the regional government agencies in their policies, procedures and practices regarding infectious disease control work, under the guidance and supervision. In addition, in the field of Social Affairs and health, the Agency will monitor the authorisation and supervision of the work of the opposition, in particular infectious diseases, in the case of: 1) important or far-reaching principle.
the Management Board of the Agency of several area 2) domain, or the whole of the country;
3) in matters relating to Social Affairs and the Office for the authorisation and supervision in the field of health the current health care professional regarding the control point; as well as 4), which the regional government agency is unable to deal with.
In the field of Social Affairs and health and the Agency for the authorisation and supervision of regional government agencies, and the exact Division of labour under the guidance and control can be adjusted to the State by means of a Council regulation.

section 7 (14.11.2003/935) it is the duty of the Committee to organize on its territory in the law for the work of the vastustamistyö of communicable diseases in the context of public health as a public health Act (66/1972), health care (1326/2010) and in the law. (30.12.2010/1341)
The health center communicable diseases responsible for the competent medical authority shall give a clear response to the suspected or confirmed infectious disease prevalence as well as the quality and take the necessary measures in order to prevent the spread of the disease.

section 8 (December 29, 2009/1722) under this law to organise the activities are subject to social and health care planning and the law on the State subsidy (733/1992) and the law on the State of basic services (1704/2009), unless otherwise provided for by law.

section 9 (14.11.2003/935), the State will take care of the organisation of the work of the infectious disease control in the armed forces, border guard and prison administrations, as well as the corresponding State in the service of the State institutions and other institutions. The organisation of the work of these institutions in communicable disease control health care staff shall be with the hospital and where appropriate in cooperation with the region.

section 9 (a) (21 December 2010/1244) Ministry of Social Affairs and health shall decide on 11, 12 and 13 (a) the information required for the purposes referred to in article vaccinations economically important to the acquisition of vaccines. The National Institute for health and welfare will take care of the Ministry of Social Affairs and health on the implementation of the decision of the vaccine supply. The National Institute for health and welfare to determine the other vaccine purchases after having informed in advance of the acquisition of the Ministry of Social Affairs and health.
The Ministry of Social Affairs and health regulation may provide that the National Institute for health and welfare will take care of the others in the fight against communicable diseases, hazardous or rare the necessary vaccines, antibodies, and the availability of research materials.

section 9 (b) (21 December 2010/1244) for the health and well-being of the institution shall monitor the prevention of communicable diseases in the effectiveness and impact of vaccines to be used, take measures to establish, as well as established or suspected vaccine injuries taken care of, that section 25 referred to in vaccines will be properly jaelluiksi.

section 10 (22 December 2009/1543) Communicable disease control in the laboratory studies and tasks are carried out in the establishment of health and well-being, as well as in laboratories approved for that purpose. The regional government agency approves and supervises the activities of the laboratories. The regional government agency for the health and well-being of the institution to request a statement before the adoption of the laboratory.
A prerequisite for the approval of the laboratory is that the laboratory has appropriate facilities and equipment, as well as the professional team of staff required for the operation and monitoring of the quality of the laboratory is organized in the appropriate way.
If the microbiological laboratory, that since the approval of the fill in the case of its approval conditions or in the event of a serious shortcomings, the regional government agency may withdraw approval in the event.

The Department of health and welfare and the regional government agency is adopted on the basis of the provisions of this law and for monitoring compliance with the right of access to the premises to check the operation of the laboratories, and under the supervision of the necessary documents, as well as to get access to the necessary information, free of charge, notwithstanding the statements, documents and other material. The right of access to the information necessary for the supervision of the private business or professional secret. The information, statements, documents and other material must be given to the institution or to the health and well-being of the regional State administrative agency within a reasonable time limit set by them. Subject to the information, reports, documents and other material being given within the prescribed time limit, may be required to provide the administrative agency in the area of the penalty of a fine.
Chapter 3, section 11 of the prevention of infectious diseases (19 December 2008/1042) must be provided to the General voluntary vaccinations and health checks to prevent infectious diseases. The provisions of the regulation of the Council of State to the general adoption of voluntary and other vaccination. The Ministry of Social Affairs and health Decree on the national vaccination programme and the subject of more specific vaccination adverse reactions reporting as well as the health of pregnant women.

11 (a) in the section (2009/787), the Ministry of Social Affairs and health, the Member State may decide that an epidemic of a communicable disease of public health in the event of imminent combat, as well as to the transmission of a communicable disease and it can be used to track diseases caused by the medicine Act (395/1987) depart from the provisions of the following: 1) use of the medicinal product is authorised without the security and development of the pharmaceutical sector in the European Union granted by the institution or for a marketing authorisation;
2) hospital-pharmacy and Medical Center may be handed over to the pharmaceutical products for others in the social and healthcare services without the medicine referred to in article 62 of the law of the pharmaceutical sector for the development and safety authorisation; and 3) health care policy unit may be handed over to the reception which did little for the treatment of the necessary drugs.

section 12 (14.11.2003/935) must be provided to the General mandatory vaccination to prevent the spread of an infectious disease, which can cause substantial damage to the health of the population or part of it, or the rest of the terveydenhoidollisesti for important reasons. The State Council shall decide on the date of the implementation of the mandatory vaccination, and the population of the age group, the group or rokottamisvelvollisuus is the length of time the decision is valid, as well as what rokotuksessa would otherwise be complied with. Before taking a decision on the matter shall obtain the opinion of the National Institute for health and welfare, unless the National Institute for health and welfare has done this on a point of order. (21 December 2010/1244)
When the organisation of the mandatory vaccination is considered to be particularly urgent, the Ministry of Social Affairs and health to implement the interim decision to do it. The decision is immediately notified to the Council of State, which is to decide the issue once and for all.

Article 12 (a) (21 December 2010/1244) by the armed forces and border guard carries the mandatory vaccinations for each ikäluokalle in order to prevent the spread of infectious diseases or other terveydenhoidollisesti for important reasons. The Ministry of Social Affairs and health to decide on the content of the mandatory vaccination program in the armed forces and border guard after obtaining the opinion of the matter to the health and well-being of the body.

Article 12 (b) (24 July 2009/596) National Institute for health and welfare to maintain a register of the rokoteturvallisuuden in order to ensure the vaccines as a side effect. Health-care professionals should report all suspected adverse reactions which are brought to the effects of the vaccine, or identified. A side effect of the registry are stored in the patient safety of vaccines and the information necessary for the performance of rokoteturvallisuuden, which include the patient's name and ID, as well as information on the vaccinations, their use and side effects. The National Institute for health and Welfare disclosed details of vaccines as a side effect from the registry of security and development in the pharmaceutical sector. Centre for the development of security and in the pharmaceutical sector to disclose information relating to the Health and well-being of the vaccine received. Vaccine side effect in the register shall state the person from the register of the law on health care (556/1989).
Information on the side effects should be stored in vaccine sales after the end of the period of validity of the licence or registration for ten years. The information shall be disposed of within one year, unless the National Institute for health and welfare, for a special reason and the amount of data storage to extend for a period not exceeding five years at a time.

section 13 (22 December 2009/1543) regional State administrative agency may order be held in the domain, use one of the locations or in a particular job, corresponding to the location in the facility, vehicle, or staying on the mandatory health check, if the examination is yleisvaarallisen in order to prevent the spread of infectious disease.
The compulsory health examination carried out by a doctor or, if there is a particular reason for this, the appropriate level of training received other health care professional under the supervision of a doctor. Yleisvaarallisen for the detection of infectious disease may be necessary for the samples and other research, which will not cause things to say about the harm to the auditee.

section 14 of The infection causing yleisvaarallinen have a communicable disease, in the presence of a right referred to in this law to be expected, the health authorities shall, without delay, take the necessary measures in order to prevent the spread of the disease.
To this end, the fight against communicable diseases in the body to be able to work on their territory of: (14.11.2003/935) 1) give general guidance to follow the population;
2) provide housing and service facilities in eristettäviksi, as well as schools and kindergartens to be closed, as well as prohibit people to assemble or to give these restrictive provisions; as well as 3) to impose a penalty for cleansing and disinfection desinfioimisia or, if the value of the object will be disproportionately expensive, taking into account the order object to be destroyed.
When other than as referred to in sub-section 1 of the risk of the spread of infectious disease causes the area of the infection, the body responsible for combating communicable diseases, may, where appropriate, to give general information on the population to follow, as well as schools, nurseries and maintenance of the plants to be closed. (14.11.2003/935) section 15 (22 December 2009/1543) when the cost of the measures are necessary for the health of the population is seriously threatened by section 4 of the conditions laid down in paragraph 2, in order to prevent the spread of infectious disease, may satisfy the Ministry of Social Affairs and health, and the regional government agency working in its territory, to make the necessary decisions. The decision can be suspended, adopt measures which shall apply to the yleisvaarallisissa of infectious diseases.

section 15 (a) (10 November 2006/989) when the cost of the measures are necessary for the health of the population seriously threatening yleisvaarallisen or section 4 of the conditions laid down in paragraph 2, in order to prevent the spread of infectious disease, to satisfy the Ministry of Social Affairs and health, the regional government agency working within its own territory or in the fight against communicable diseases in the body can make the necessary decisions. The decision may be to impose a quarantine on the secondment of the person who has been exposed to, or which may reasonably be suspected of infectious disease, referred to above, the exposed but that is because of the State of health of that need hospital treatment. The decision may also be prescribed, container or other aid in the form of quarantine. In case of urgency, the health centre on communicable diseases in the doctor may take a decision to quarantine. The decision is immediately subject to the institutions responsible for the fight against communicable diseases. (22 December 2009/1543)
The decision on the imposition of quarantine can be made: 1) if the risk of the spread of the disease is manifest; and 2) if the spread of the disease cannot be prevented by other measures, or the person can not or do not want to submit to the other 13, 14 and 16 in order to prevent the spread of the disease, referred to in article the necessary measures.
A person may be ordered into quarantine also his will.
The person referred to in subparagraph (1) may be imposed by a decision of the quarantine for a period not exceeding one month and two months for. The administrative court may, on the motion of the issuing authority, to continue the quarantine of the person for a period not exceeding two months and the conditions for quarantine for a period of three months, if the goods are still there.
The quarantine must be stopped as soon as the conditions laid down by paragraph 1, is no longer the case. Termination of the doctor responsible for the Centre for communicable diseases.

section 16 (14.11.2003/935) is responsible for the health centre on communicable diseases, if it is necessary to yleisvaarallisen in order to prevent the spread of infectious disease, infected or suspected of being infected to be given right to research, in order to prevent the infection of the disease, as well as the necessary instructions to guide the person affected to the appropriate treatment.

If the yleisvaarallisen the spread of infectious disease cannot be prevented by measures as set forth in subparagraph (1), the body responsible for combating communicable diseases, may order the infected or suspected of being infected, rightly, to be away from the merit of the work continuously for a period not exceeding six months. In case of urgency, the health centre on communicable diseases in the absence of the doctor may decide to work in. The decision is immediately subject to the institutions responsible for the fight against communicable diseases. (10 November 2006/989)
The fight against infectious diseases in the body of the can under the conditions referred to in paragraph 2 of the order of the person to be out of day care or school for a continuous period of not more than six months. In case of urgency, the health centre on communicable diseases in the doctor may decide to day care or school absence. The decision is immediately subject to the institutions responsible for the fight against communicable diseases. (10 November 2006/989)
The administrative court may of the institutions responsible for the fight against communicable diseases in the proposal to prescribe the time laid down in paragraph 2 and 3, to extend no more than six months at a time, when the conditions set out in subsections 2 and 3, are still there.

section 17 of Yleisvaaralliseen infectious disease the person affected or suspected of being infected, quite rightly can be isolated and sairaanhoitolaitokseen: 1) if the risk of the spread of the disease is manifest; and 2) if the spread of the disease cannot be prevented by other measures, or the person can not or do not want to submit to the other 13, 14 and 16 in order to prevent the spread of the disease, referred to in article the necessary measures.
(14.11.2003/935) The containment of infectious disease sick days may be Yleisvaaralliseen place to provide the necessary treatment to prevent the spread of disease in his will.

section 18 (14.11.2003/935) on the fight against communicable diseases in the body may impose a yleisvaaralliseen infection infected or suspected of being infected, rightly, in accordance with article 17 of the eristettäväksi of the person for a maximum of two months. In case of urgency, the health centre on communicable diseases in the doctor may decide to isolation. The decision is immediately subject to the institutions responsible for the fight against communicable diseases.
The administrative court may of the institutions responsible for the fight against communicable diseases in the presentation to provide insulation to extend to a maximum of three months if the conditions listed in section 17 of the isolation are there at the end of the containment period referred to in paragraph 1.

section 19 (14.11.2003/935) Isolation must be stopped as soon as the conditions under section 17 of the isolation is no longer the case.
Section 17, subsection 2 of the termination of the isolation of the care provided and decide the meaning of the health center of infectious diseases in the doctor or the hospital's chief medical officer concerned.

under section 20 (14.11.2003/935), the employer shall require a worker of reliable evidence, that this is a sick yleisvaarallista a infectious disease, if the employee is on the tasks listed in paragraph 2, which relates to such a risk of spreading a communicable disease larger than usual, or the consequences of such infectious diseases are more serious. The State Council regulation provides for it, from the yleisvaarallisista of infectious diseases in the meaning of the statement will be required.
Before an employee has made the Declaration referred to in subparagraph (1), he shall not act: 1) in the case of a business entity, long-term care, health care facility or a water plant, where he can lead to the spread of infectious disease, 1 the risk referred to in subsection yleisvaarallisen;
2) under the school-age children as well as elderly care tasks;
3) food in the apartment, which deals with uncompressed, perishable foods; or the period laid down in the Council of State Decree 4), where 1 referred to in subsection yleisvaarallisen the risk of spreading infectious disease through food is obvious.
The employer shall require a person, who is working on the task referred to in paragraph 3, paragraph 2, the data of the laboratory examination or any other examination result of the employee's return to a country where he has been able to get the yleisvaarallisen referred to in paragraph 1, the transmission of a communicable disease.
If the right to can be suspect in the case referred to in subparagraph 2 of the work or task to be to cause the spread of the infectious disease, the body responsible for combating communicable diseases, may order him to be away from the merit of the work during the period in which there is a risk of the spread of the disease, however, for a period not exceeding six months without interruption. In case of urgency, the health centre on communicable diseases in the absence of the doctor may decide to work in. The decision is immediately subject to the institutions responsible for the fight against communicable diseases. The administrative court may of the institutions responsible for the fight against communicable diseases in the proposal to extend this period by a maximum of six months at a time, if the risk of spreading infectious disease is still there. (10 November 2006/989) referred to in section 21 of this Act, the decisions of the authorities can be implemented as soon as the repression or appeal.

section 22 (14.11.2003/935) the attending physician shall bear primary responsibility for the daily values of yleisvaaralliseen or the infection infected a patient and possibly infected with the placing of research and treatment. If he cannot do this, you must move the task to the health center or hospital of infectious diseases for the doctor. If the duration of the transfer is made in writing, the details of the movement must be destroyed immediately after the measures to prevent the spread of the infection, and will not be allowed to save the patient. Yleisvaaralliseen and revision of the diseased and contagious disease suspected of being infected, rightly, is obliged to inform the EU of the sat-selvittävälle to the doctor in order to prevent the spread of infectious disease transmission, the date and the name of the person, as well as the place from which she may have been infected.
Chapter 4 Declarations pursuant to article 23 of the (14.11.2003/935) of doctor and dental practitioner will need to make a statement or have disappeared yleisvaarallisesta ilmoitettavasta however, or infectious disease case (infectious disease) for the health and well-being of the body. Infectious disease notification does not have to do any yleisvaarallisista or the fight against infectious diseases, to be notified or to prevent the spread of the necessary information are readily available for the above mentioned authority in other ways. The State Council regulation provides for it, what diseases exemption applies. (19 December 2008/1042)
The above referred to in subsection 1 of section 10 of the health and welfare of the institution shall be carried out by a laboratory infectious disease notification have disappeared following the issuing of a contagious disease, yleisvaarallisen or microbial. Infectious disease notification must also be on discovery of the presence of microbial infectious diseases outbreaks, which is early detection, or to learn more about designing prevention programmes is therefore important to follow the centralised management (other registered microbial findings). Other findings of the Council of State regulation of antimicrobial agents to be registered shall be defined. The State Council regulation also provides, when infectious disease-the notification shall be accompanied by microbial strains and samples. (21 December 2010/1244)
Infectious disease-the identity of the patient, and the Declaration contains information on notifying the Council of State regulation in more detail as well as tilting the patient, infectious disease, or microbial discovery, transmission, time and place as well as the management of information, which are essential to prevent infectious diseases or to prevent the spread of epidemics and infectious diseases.
The tag information is reported to the patient's social security number as well as the yleisvaarallista, or in addition to the notice to report infectious diseases to the patient's name. When infectious disease-the notice involves the Microbe or sample, this identifies the respective credentials as a communicable disease, in the statement. If the patient has other recorded by the finding, there is no social security number, the patient reported to his name, birthday and sex.

23 (a) section (14.11.2003/935) of hospital infectious diseases physician should responsible for the laboratory and curative health-care initiative, the action on the basis of the information on the unit to fix incorrect and supplement the missing sairaanhoitopiirinsä for a national infectious disease registry information. Hospital infectious diseases medical drugs as defined in the regulation of the Council of State may be highly resistant strains of microbes from occurring and to prevent the spread of the germs of the applicants to maintain separate registers (a regional drug very resistant microbes, the applicants '). (19 December 2008/1042)
The National Institute for health and welfare to maintain article 23 (1) and (2) on the basis of the declarations referred to in the work of the spread of infectious disease control, prevention and monitoring, as well as the statistics and research for the national infectious diseases register. (21 December 2010/1244)
Infectious disease notification shall be destroyed not later than by the end of the year following the notification and the information may not be copied or transferred to the health center or hospital patient to be deposited in the register.

The national infectious diseases and drug-resistant strains of microbes, the applicants in the register of the regional great shall be deposited in the credentials section 23 of the information referred to in paragraph 4. The National Institute for health and welfare could be used to supplement the national infectious disease registry data with the data from the population register system for the patient's country of birth, citizenship, asuinkunnasta, and possible death. Header information may be kept for as long as it is defined in (1) and (2) the registers of uses. The name will be destroyed the same in the case of a communicable disease, in the separate notices in the mail merge (mail merge) by the end of the year following the end of the. Within the same period, the personal identification number is to be changed in the national infectious diseases register into a form that the individual be identifiable. The processing of data and the assessment of the need to have in place, what with the personal data Act (523/1999) section 12 of the Act provides. (21 December 2010/1244)
The merge interval shall, as a general rule, for a period of 12 months. However, the merge interval: 1) for three months, when the duration of the infectious disease is short;
2) for three years, when the course of the disease is particularly slow; and 3) for 50 years, when a large proportion of those infected will be permanent and as bearers of infection.
Merge time down further government regulation.

section 23 (b) (14.11.2003/935) section 23 (a) and (2) the registers referred to in the personal data recorded should be kept secret. The National Institute for health and welfare may, notwithstanding the provisions on secrecy, however, national infectious diseases register of the Hospital of infectious diseases to a doctor responsible for the sairaanhoitopiiriä and the health center of infectious diseases to a doctor responsible for the relevant area of activity of the Centre for health information, to the extent that it is the work of the infectious diseases hospital and the opposition due to the necessary tasks. Regulation of the Council of State may provide that the identification information will not be disclosed to the health centre on communicable diseases for the doctor for a particular disease, if this is necessary in order to ensure the protection of the private life of the infected person. (19 December 2008/1042)
Hospital infectious diseases found in the doctor may notwithstanding the provisions on secrecy, to hand over 23 (a) the notifications referred to in paragraph 1 of the article's information, as well as the national infectious diseases register pursuant to paragraph 1, the information health centre of infectious diseases for the doctor, to the extent that it is the work of the opposition of the communicable diseases due to the necessary tasks, as well as the law on the functioning of the blood service (976/1994), to a body referred to in paragraph 3, to the extent that it is necessary to prevent the spread of infection through the blood.
Hospital infectious diseases doctor may, in addition, notwithstanding the provisions on secrecy, to dispose of the regional drug-resistant strains of microbes, the applicants in the register of patients on the very same erityisvastuualueen to another healthcare entity, as well as the patient of a health care policy unit, to the extent that it is necessary to prevent the spread of the epidemic. (19 December 2008/1042)
The information referred to in paragraphs 1 to 3 may also be provided to technical user. Before the opening of the technical use of the connection of the applicant must provide evidence of the fact that the data protection are taken care of in a proper manner.
Notwithstanding the provisions on secrecy, the National Institute for health and welfare may authorize the disclosure of personal information from the register of the national infectious diseases, where the supply takes place in health care activity, disease prevention or treatment of or in accordance with the related for the purposes of scientific research and fill in the Act on the openness of government activities (621/1999) section 16 of the requirements laid down in paragraph 3. The adoption of the decision before the authorization to the data protection officer shall be given an opportunity to be heard. (21 December 2010/1244)
(L) the blood service activities 968/1994 VeripalveluL:lla 197/2005 is repealed.

23 (c) of section (14.11.2003/935) When the spread of infectious disease may require this law, 12, 12A, 13-18, or of the measures referred to in article 20, the infectious disease notification to the recipient, or in case of urgency, the party responsible shall notwithstanding the provisions on secrecy, bring the matter to the attention of the competent authority. Notwithstanding the provisions on secrecy, however, doctors must also be reported or have disappeared through drinking water or food in the protection of the health of the authority of the outshining of the epidemic. The notification can contain the spread of the epidemic in order to prevent the necessary section 23 of the identity of the person referred to in paragraph 4 of the infectious disease and its transmission.
The health center of infectious diseases physician should indicate the corresponding notwithstanding the provisions on secrecy, however, or the veterinary authority have disappeared from an infectious, that can be derived from an animal or that can be transmitted from one person to the animal (zoonotic disease). The notification may contain the necessary to prevent risks for human or veterinary use, section 23, person referred to in paragraph 4, the identity of the infectious disease and its transmission. Council of State Decree, which shall be notified to the veterinary authority of the exporting country. (19 December 2008/1042) section 24 (19 December 2008/1042) in respect of the food safety agency must be notified of the suspected danger to animal or human health for the health and well-being of the institution and the disease in case of urgency, the Ministry of Social Affairs and health.
Elintarviketurvallisuusvirastolle for health and Welfare shall notify the suspect or danger to human health from serious zoonoses or epizootics.
Chapter 5 the fees and allowances pursuant to article 25 of this law, the prevention of infectious diseases for use in vaccines organized under the Convention may be obtained free of charge at the expense of the State.

Article 26 (3508/92/1106) section 26 is repealed L:lla 3508/92/1106.

section 27 (10 November 2006/989) in order to prevent the spread of infectious disease in a person who has been ordered to be away from the merit of the work, eristettäväksi or quarantine shall be entitled to receive the per diem rate as sickness insurance Act (1224/2004) day money. The person having custody of the child, if the same right to a child under 16 years is one of the reasons mentioned above, prescribed to be worn at home and the custodial parent is, therefore, unable from doing its job.
The person is also entitled to the daily subsistence allowance referred to in subparagraph (1) to get in the way of health insurance law provides for compensation for the loss of earnings suffered by him.
If the compensation referred to in paragraph 1 is health insurance pursuant to article 4 of Chapter 7, carried out by the employer and paid by the employer for the duration of the compensation block or the corresponding compensation for the absence of the work, the isolation or quarantine has been going on, the employer has the right to receive compensation in respect of the missing links in the way health insurance is required by law.
If a person has had to isolate her for refusing to submit to the other in order to prevent the spread of the disease to the necessary measures referred to in paragraph 2, he or she will not be executed.

section 28 of the owner has the right to get compensation from the concerned item in order to prevent the spread of infectious disease, which is on the order of the authority, destroyed or treated in such a way that it is spoiled or damaged. As compensation for the value of the object or the value of the discount is carried out.
The value of the compensation cannot be performed which is minimal, if not to perform the compensation not particularly weighty reasons.
The meaning of subparagraph (1) of section 27, any person shall have the right to get compensation from the concerned of any economic damage, which he has not been able to avoid measures that could reasonably be required of him is, and that is to replace the said article.
Chapter 6 section 29 appeal appeals against decisions taken pursuant to this Act is valid, what administrative appeals judicial act (586/1996), unless otherwise provided for below. (29.1.1999/70)
The decision of the authority which the complaint is made by the administrative court. (14.11.2003/935), section 30, (10 November 2006/989), which applies to the imposition of the person to be away from the merit of the work, regardless of the person's will, care, isolation or quarantine, may be appealed by appealing to the administrative court within 30 days of the notification of the decision.
The decision, which is according to paragraph 1 of article 18, shall be submitted to the body responsible for the prevention of communicable diseases in the stipulation, must not, however, be appealed.

section 31 When, on what was, or change, though, or the appeal authority may prohibit the enforcement of a decision or order it to be suspended.

32 section (10 November 2006/989) in this Act, a person referred to in the absence of gainful employment, isolation and quarantine, though, and the imposition of the appeal cases must be dealt with as a matter of urgency. Will be carried out the treatment, isolation and quarantine, though, and the imposition of the appeals must be addressed no later than within seven days.
Chapter 7 miscellaneous provisions article 33 (14.11.2003/935)


Section 4, subsection 2, paragraph 1, and the spread of communicable disease in accordance with paragraph 2, the risk of importation of micro-organisms or parts thereof, in the manner specified by the Ministry of Social Affairs and health regulation in more detail.

34 section (3.8.1992/770) of the Ministry of Social Affairs and health for the prevention of communicable diseases can give instructions to the vaccines, antibodies and the use of other drugs.

Article 35 If an international agreement binding on Finland, is this law and its provisions for derogation from the provisions adopted pursuant to the provisions of the agreement and the provisions to be followed, it is.

36 § health care district may make an agreement with another Federation or of the infectious disease patients. (14.11.2003/935)
If necessary, the combined aid deriving from the work of the infectious disease control work together to be able to agree on, the State Council may order a copy of the contract, and taking into account the interests of a fair to impose the terms of cooperation. (17.1.1991/76), section 37 (conduct/408) Penalty in order to prevent the spread of infectious disease on yleisvaarallisen or in the General or individual nature provided for the violation of the Penal Code (39/1889), Chapter 44, section 2.

38 section (22 December 2009/1543) 6 and 6 (a) referred to in article and in the course of supervision it is stated that the municipality or Federation of municipalities is provided for by the law in carrying out the activities of this when organising or acted erroneously or failed their obligation to fulfil, in health care and social services for the authorisation and supervision of the agency or regional government agency can provide to the municipality or municipal corporation, or to the improper functioning of the person responsible for the official note for the future.
In the field of Social Affairs and health, authorisation and supervision of medicinal products for the Office and the regional State administrative agency may, if the case does not call for any comment or other measures for the proper functioning of the Organization, to draw the attention of the monitor and a code of good administrative practice.
In the field of Social Affairs and health, as referred to in article for the authorisation and supervision of the Management Board of the Agency to provide notice of the Office or the area and catch may not be appealed.

section 38 (a) (12.12.2014/1115), section 38 (a) repealed by L:lla 12.12.2014/1107.

39 section (22 December 2009/1543) if the regional State administrative agency, the fight against communicable diseases in the body or the health centre on communicable diseases in the doctor notes that the yleisvaarallisen the spread of infectious disease cannot be otherwise effectively prevent, at the request of the police must be given the assistance of this.

section 40 of the employer shall allow the employee to have the meaning of article 11 and 12 of the vaccination and visit in accordance with article 13 of the working hours, if it is not vaikeudetta possible in the intervening period.
It's time for the regular working hours of an employee of the daily, which is used for the purposes of subparagraph (1), shall be read työssäoloajaksi.

40 (a) of section (14.11.2003/935) and the Ministry of Social Affairs and health has the right to receive information necessary for the performance of their tasks provided for in this law, other authorities.
The Department of health and welfare has the right to be informed, on request, from the laboratory referred to in article 10 of the data of a communicable disease, the number of studies and the methods used in the laboratory. (21 December 2010/1244)
The Department of health and welfare is entitled to obtain, on request and without delay and free of charge, from the tour operator and the owner of the vessel, aircraft or any other aircraft, the holder of, or on board any aircraft or any vessel by a passenger to have a personal identification number, name, date of birth, gender, contact information, and notwithstanding the provisions on secrecy, if it is a serious threat to the health of the population in order to prevent the spread of infectious disease, or in order to protect the health of the passenger's own. (19 December 2008/1042)
The Department of health and welfare and the Hospital of infectious diseases a right to the protection of the health and the State of the health care authorities, as well as in the laboratory within the meaning of section 10 of article 3 Notwithstanding the provisions on secrecy, the cause of the outbreak within the meaning of the information necessary for the examination, as well as to that end to deal with infectious disease and other information provided by the persons themselves. The Department of health and welfare and the Hospital of infectious diseases a notwithstanding the provisions on secrecy, the right to dispose of the infection disease control work and to the authorities responsible for the protection of the health of the authorities for clarification of the information obtained in the course of doing so, which are necessary in order to carry out the tasks provided for by law, to those authorities. The information provided by the persons themselves, however, requires that a person is not banned information. Personal data must be destroyed when they are no longer necessary for the conclusion of the report. (21 December 2010/1244) on the implementation of the provisions of this law, article 41 provides more detailed regulation.
Chapter 8, section 42 of the entry into force of this law shall enter into force on 1 January 1987.
In this law: 1) on 14 June 1951 the vaccination Act (361/51);
2) on 25 January 1952, venereal disease Act (52/52);
3) 26 July 1960 of the tuberculosis Act (355/60);
the Organization of the work of the tuberculosis control 4) in some cases, the law of 5 May 1967 (198/67);
5) universities and colleges students ' studying the compulsory medical examination of the law of 28 April 1958 (142/58); and 6) on 20 April 1909 of the Senate decision, which contains more detailed provisions on the fight against cholera, as amended.
This Act repeals the Act on 27 August 1965 on health (469/65) 29-33, 35-45 and 48 to 50 section as well as section 57 (2) and (3), as amended by article 29 of the them are part of the law of 17 September 1982 (679/82), of section 36 on 19 February 1980 (932/80), section 38 in part amended by the law of 27 August 1976 (741/76) in part, amended by article 39, on 31 December 1974 Act (10/74), section 42 of that Act of 17 September 1982, section 43 on 29 November 1974 and by the laws adopted on 18 June 1981 (885/74 and 452/81), as mentioned in section 44 in part amended by the law of 19 February 1980, as well as section 57 (2) and (3) on 1 June 1984 (416/84).

a special section of the 43-run sexually transmitted diseases clinic at the time of entry into force of this law goes to the health center in action for use, subject to the Ministry of Social Affairs and health on a proposal from the concerned agree to the transfer of the operation of a hospital outpatient center.

at the time of entry into force of this Act 44 section When it is pending the Organization of the work of the tuberculosis control, in some cases, the meaning of the Act on the arrangement for the transfer of assets and liabilities of the district kuntainliiton of tuberculosis hospital kuntainliitolle, arrangement must be completed no later than by the end of 1988.
The Council of State may, for a special reason, grant an extension of the time limit referred to in subparagraph (1).

section 45, prior to the entry into force of this law may be to take the measures needed to implement it. THEY 44/86, tvk. bet 4/86, suvk. bet 72/86 entry into force and the application of the acts: 10.3.1989/262: this law shall enter into force on 1 November 1989.
THEY 65/88, another lvk. bet 12/88, svk. Mrs 157/88 17.1.1991/76: this law shall enter into force on 1 March 1991.
THEY are 233/90, sosvk. bet. 44/90, svk. Mrs. 227/90 8.2.1991/275: this law shall enter into force on 1 July 1991.
Before the entry into force of this law, the law for the implementation of the necessary measures can be taken.
THEY 302/90, tvk. Mrs 15/90, suvk. bet 3.8.1992/269/90 756: this law shall enter into force on 1 January 1993.
Before the entry into force of this law may be to take the measures needed to implement the law.
THEY 216/91, 7/92 HaVM 3.8.1992/770: this law shall enter into force on 1 September 1992.
Before the entry into force of this law may be to take the measures needed to implement it.
The Board of health and Social Affairs prior to the entry into force of this law, the provisions of this law shall apply to or instructions issued by the entry into force of 1 January 1994, subject to the Ministry of Social Affairs and health, rather than let them new instructions or otherwise.
THEY'RE 54/92, 13/92 3508/92/1106 Shub: this law shall enter into force on 1 December 1992.
THEY 264/92 of 23 December 1998/38/92, Shub 11: this law shall enter into force on 1 January 1999.
THEY 246/1998, Shub 33/1998, EV 223/1998 brought an action/70: this law shall enter into force on 1 April 1999.
THEY'RE 231/1998, Shub, 32/1998, EV 221/1998 of conduct/408: this law shall enter into force on 1 September 2002.
THEY LaVM 5/17/2001, 2002/35/2002 on 14 November 2003 a, EV 935: this law shall enter into force on 1 January 2004.
THEY'RE 30/11/2003 2003, Shub, PeVL 6/30/2003 registry on 29 December 2005, 2003, EV/12: this law shall enter into force on 1 September 2006.
Before the entry into force of the law can be used to take the measures needed to implement the law.
THEY 154/2005, Shub 19/2005, EV 129/2005 10 November 2006/989: this law shall enter into force on 1 December 2006.
Before the entry into force of this law may be to take the measures needed to implement the law.
THEY'RE 64/2006, Shub 18/2006, EV 119/2006 19 December 2008/10: this law shall enter into force on 1 January 2009.

Before the entry into force of this law may be to take the measures needed to implement the law.
THEY 167/2008, Shub 37/2008, 24 July 2009/596 EV 203/2008: this law shall enter into force on 1 November 2009.
Before the entry into force of the law can be used to take the measures needed to implement the law.
THEY are 74/21/2009, 2009, Shub EV 96/2009, 2009/787: this law shall enter into force on 1 November 2009.
Before the entry into force of the law can be used to take the measures needed to implement the law.
THEY'RE 166/2009 28/2009, Shub, 22 December 2009/122/2009 EV 1543: this law shall enter into force on 1 January 2010.
Before the entry into force of this law may be to take the measures needed to implement the law.
THEY 161/2009, HaVM 18/2009, by EV 205/2009/1722: this law shall enter into force on 1 January 2010.
THEY'RE 174/2009, HaVM 19/2009, EV 223/2009 21 December 2010/1244: this law shall enter into force on 1 January 2011.
The National Institute for health and Welfare shall, prior to the entry into force of this law with the completion of the vaccine procurement.
Before the entry into force of this law may be to take the necessary steps in the implementation of the law.
THEY 243/2010, Shub 33/2010, EV 223/2010 30.12.2010/1341: this law shall enter into force on 1 May 2011.
Before the entry into force of this law may be to take the measures needed to implement it.
THEY'RE 90/2010, Shub 40/2010, EV 244/2010 12.12.2014/11: this law shall enter into force on 1 January 2015.
THEY are 185/2014, Shub 15/2014, EV 154/2014