4-3-1: PERSONS WITH CONTAGIOUS DISEASES:
   A.   Report Of Disease Required: Every physician called in to care for or treat a person afflicted with a contagious disease or any epidemic disease shall make a report of the same within twenty four (24) hours after being called in to the health officer. In case no physician is in attendance, it shall be the duty of the person in charge or having the care of such person to make a report within twenty four (24) hours from the time the disease is recognized. (1961 Code §16.101)
   B.   Quarantine:
      1.   Authority: The health officer shall have charge of the enforcement of quarantine rules. He shall have the power and the authority to place any premises within which a contagious disease or an epidemic disease occurs under quarantine, and he shall determine the time when quarantine ends. (1961 Code §16.102)
   C.   Spreading Contagion Prohibited: It shall be unlawful for any person to spread, wilfully or carelessly, any contagious disease or to so cause the spread of the same. (1961 Code §16.103)