THE MINISTRY OF HEALTH
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No. 3814/2009/QD-BYT
SOCIALIST REPUBLIC OF VIETNAM
Independence- Freedom- Happiness
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Hanoi, October 09, 2009
DECISION
Correcting Article 30 of the Health Ministry’s Circular No. 13/2009/TT-BYT dated September 1, 2009, guiding drug information provision and advertising
THE MINISTER OF HEALTH
Pursuant to June 3, 2008 Law No. 17/2008/QH12 on Promulgation of Legal Documents;
Pursuant to the Government’s Decree No. 104/2004/ND-CP dated March 23, 2004, on Cong Bao (Official Gazette) of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam;
Pursuant to the Government’s Decree No. 188/2007/ND-CP dated December 27, 2007, defining the functions, tasks, powers and organizational structure of the Ministry of Health;
At the proposal of the Director of the Drug Administration of Vietnam,
DECIDES
Article 1.
To correct printing errors in Article 30 of the Health Ministry’s Circular No. 13/2009/TT-BYT dated September 1, 2009, as follows:
To amend Clause 6 of Article 30 as follows: "Ten working days after the date of the receipt slip, units may provide information on and advertise drugs according to registered contents if the Drug Administration of Vietnam makes no written request for modification and supplementation of dossiers."
To amend Clause 7 of Article 30 as follows: "When registration dossiers of drug information provision and advertising are incomplete or invalid under this Circular, within 10 working days, the Drug Administration of Vietnam shall make a written request for registering units to modify and complete their dossiers."
To amend Point b, Clause 8 of Article 30 as follows: "Ten working days after the Drug Administration of Vietnam receives revised drug information and advertisement contents but makes no written request for further modification information on and advertise drugs according to the revised contents."

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