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Consolidated Newfoundland Regulation 1996
Diseases Schedule Amendment Order
Under the authority of section 33 of the Communicable Diseases Act and the Subordinate Legislation Revision and Consolidation Act, the Lieutenant‑Governor in Council makes the following Order.
1. Short title
1. This Order may be cited as the Communicable Diseases Schedule Amendment Order.
2. The Schedule to the Communicable Diseases Act is repealed and the following substituted:
"Communicable disease" includes
Brucellosis (undulant fever)
Diarrhoea of the new‑born (epidemic, including gastroenteritis and colitis with onset at ages under 4 weeks)
Dysentery; amoebic, bacillary and unspecified believed infectious
Encephalitis, including viral and arthropod‑borne
Food‑poisoning, toxic, viral or bacterial (specified or unspecified) including conditions where food‑poisoning is suspected but not confirmed
Haemophilus influenza type b invasive disease
Hepatitis A, Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C and other infectious hepatitis
Human immunodeficiency virus infection (HIV)/acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS)
Influenza A and influenza B (laboratory confirmed)
Meningitis, viral and bacterial (specified and unspecified)
Meningococcal invasive disease
Pemphigus neonatorum (impetigo of the newborn)
Pertussis (whooping cough)
Rubella, including congenital
Sexually transmitted diseases:
‑ genital herpes
‑ gonorrhoea in all its forms, including ophthalmia neonatorum
‑ granuloma inguinale
‑ syphilis in all its forms
Streptococcal invasive disease
(ii) other and unspecified
Typhoid and para‑typhoid fever
Yellow Fever, and
other diseases that may be declared by the minister by order to be a communicable disease.
3. The Order re: Communicable Diseases Schedule Amendment, Newfoundland Regulation 157/94, is repealed.
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