HOSPITAL FEES ACT - 1971 (ACT 387)

    Section - 2 - General Exemptions from Hospital Fees.

    No fees shall be paid in respect of services rendered in a hospital to-

    (a) any person certified in writing by a medical officer to be unable to pay those fees on the ground of poverty;

    (b) any person suffering from such disease or condition as may be prescribed;

    (c) any pupil or student receiving full-time education in a recognised institution;

    (d) any prescribed class of persons working or studying within the Health Service;

    (e) any person requested by the medical officer concerned to attend or come to a hospital for admission for the purpose of teaching;

    (f) any person for the time being in lawful custody;

    (g) any certified psychiatric patient;

    (h) any other prescribed class of persons.