section 1 of this Act provides for the county councils and
municipal cost liability for certain health care abroad.
What is in this Bill about a county councils also applies to a
municipality that is not part of a County.
section 2 of A County has, unless otherwise provided in this Act,
cost responsibility for remuneration determined in accordance with
1.7, 8 or 9 of the Act (2013:513) for reimbursement of costs
as a result of medical treatment in another country within the European
economic area, or
2. European Parliament and Council Regulation (EC) No 883/2004
of 29 april 2004 on the coordination of social
The first subparagraph only applies to benefits paid out
to a patient at the time of the treatment relates
1. living in the County, or
2. kvarskriven according to section 16 of the Civil Registry Act (1991:481) and
permanently resided in the County.
section 3 of The County shall pay the Insurance Fund for such
remuneration referred to in paragraph 2.
4 of a municipality that is part of a County Council has cost liability
for compensation referred to in paragraph 2 If the reimbursement relates to
means that the municipality would have cost responsibility for about
These provided in Sweden.
A municipality must pay a County Council what the County Council under
section 3 has paid for such facilities as the municipality according to the
the first paragraph has cost responsibility.
1. This law shall enter into force on October 1, 2013.
2. The law shall not be applied for benefits relating to
medical expenses incurred prior to its entry into force.