CHAPTER SEVEN: Enhancement of Health and Improvment of the Quality of Life
> Article 84
In order to institutionalize management, policy-making, evaluation and coordination in this area, including food and nutrition security in the country, securing a desirable food basket, reducing the ailments emanating from malnutrition, and promoting the public health in the country, government is charged with taking the following measures:
A.To form the "High Council of Health and Nutritional Security" through consolidation of the "Council of Food and Nutrition" and the "High Council of Health", upon due process of the law.
B.To prepare and implement necessary educational programs in order to enhance the society's nutritional culture and education. The Islamic Republic of Iran broadcasting Organization and the ? executive agencies are bound to cooperate with the Ministry of Health, Medicare and Medical Education in preparation and implementation of the said comprehensive plan, and avoid advertising harmful goods.
C.To allocate funds, and provide for banking and subsidized facilities required for production, distribution and consumption of nutritional items, toward achieving a desirable nutritional basket. To allocate necessary funds for promoting healthy food within the framework of the students' inter-meal nutritional requirements, as well as providing the needy groups with nutritional assistance.
1-To prepare and implement programs for:
3-Reduction of food wastes from production through consumption.
> Article 85
Government is charged with preparation of the bill for protection and enhancement of health of the individual members of the society and reduction of the threatening risks of health including the following points, and to present the said bill to the Islamic Consultative Assembly for approval, within six months from enactment of this law:
Reducing the traffic accidents, through reconnaissance of the accident-generating points and axes along the road and highways, and reducing the number of such points by fifty percent (50%) by
the end of the fourth plan.
- Placing emphasis on the principles of safety and safe driving regulations.
-Regulating and completing the pre-hospital and hospital medical emergency networks of the country and reduction of death tolls emanating from traffic accidents by fifty percent (50%) by the end
of the fourth plan.
-Enhancing the safety plan for motor vehicles and enforcing the human and safety engineering standards.
- Reducing the threatening hazards in the working place, pollutants of the air, water, soil, agricultural and animal husbandry products; defining the terms, extent and manner of determining and collecting tolls and indemnificatory penalties, and the manner of spending the proceeds.