No. S 279
Medicines Act
(Chapter 176)
Medicines (Advertisements by Healthcare Institutions) (Exemption) Order 2004
In exercise of the powers conferred by section 51(4)(b) of the Medicines 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 (Advertisements by Healthcare Institutions) (Exemption) Order 2004 and shall come into operation on 17th May 2004.
Exemption from section 51(1)(b) 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 section 51(1)(b) of the Act.
Made this 13th day of May 2004.
Permanent Secretary,
Ministry of Health,
[MH 36:38; AG/LEG/SL/176/2002/1 Vol. 2]