No. S 280
Medicines (Advertisement and Sale) Act
(Chapter 177)
Medicines (Advertisement and Sale) (Exemption) Order 2004
In exercise of the powers conferred by section 9 of the Medicines (Advertisement and Sale) Act, Mr Khaw Boon Wan, Senior Minister of State, Ministry of Finance, charged with the responsibility of the Minister for Health, hereby makes the following Order:
Citation and commencement
1.  This Order may be cited as the Medicines (Advertisement and Sale) (Exemption) Order 2004 and shall come into operation on 17th May 2004.
Exemption from sections 4 and 5 of Act
2.  Any advertisement published or caused to be published by any —
(a)private hospital;
(b)medical clinic;
(c)clinical laboratory; or
(d)healthcare establishment,
licensed under the Private Hospitals and Medical Clinics Act (Cap. 248) shall be exempt from the prohibition in sections 4 and 5 of the Act relating to the taking part in the publication of any advertisement referring to any skill or service of the advertiser.

Made this 13th day of May 2004.

Permanent Secretary,
Ministry of Health,
[MH 36:38; AG/LEG/SL/177/2004/1 Vol. 1]