Part 4A National Cervical Screening Programme

Part 4A: inserted, on 7 March 2005, by section 4 of the Health (National Cervical Screening Programme) Amendment Act 2004 (2004 No 3).

112A Purpose

The purpose of this Part is—

(a)

to reduce the incidence and mortality rate of cervical cancer by providing for the continuation of the NCSP; and

(b)

to facilitate the operation and evaluation of that national cervical screening programme by—

(i)

enabling access to information and specimens by the persons operating the programme; and

(ii)

enabling access to information and specimens by screening programme evaluators appointed to evaluate that programme.

Section 112A: inserted, on 7 March 2005, by section 4 of the Health (National Cervical Screening Programme) Amendment Act 2004 (2004 No 3).