Government of Punjab
Department of Health and Family Welfare
The 20th February, 2019
No. G.S.R.9/P.A.1/1898/S.19/Amd./2019.-In exercise of the powers conferred by section 19 of the Punjab General Clauses Act, 1898(Punjab Act No. 1 of 1898) and all other powers enabling him in this behalf, the Governor of Punjab is pleased to make the following rules further to amend the Punjab Services (Medical Attendance) Rules, 1940, namely:
1. (1) These rules may be called the Punjab Services (Medical Attendance) Amendment Rules, 2019.
(2) They shall come into force on and with effect from the date of their publication in the Official Gazette.
2. In the Punjab Services (Medical Attendance) Rules, 1940, in rule 2, in sub-rule (3), in clause (v), in item (a), for the words and sign “refundable under the Rules.”, the following words and sign “refundable under the rules:” shall be substituted and the following proviso shall be inserted thereafter, namely:-
“Provided that the Hon’ble Chief Justice or his companion judge of the High Court of Punjab and Haryana (sitting or retired), or their dependent family member, shall be entitled for Air Ambulance or Private Ambulance, as the case may be, within a period of four to six hours, for shifting to out station Super Specialty Hospital for medical treatment in case of an emergency along with their attendant, on recommendation made by the authorized Medical officer duly countersigned by the in-charge or Civil Surgeon or Medical Superintendent of the concerned hospital, which shall be refundable under the rules.”
Additional Chief Secretary to Government
of Punjab, Department of Health and