Health Act, 1970

Charges for in-patient services.

53.—(1) Save as provided for under subsection (2) charges shall not be made for in-patient services made available under section 52.

(2) The Minister may, with the consent of the Minister for Finance, make regulations—

(a) providing for the imposition of charges for in-patient services in specified circumstances on persons who are not persons with full eligibility or on specified classes of such persons, and

(b) specifying the amounts of the charges or the limits to the amounts of the charges to be so made.