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A Bill for an Act to amend the Aged Care Act 1997
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Introduced HR 12 Nov 1998

Aged Care Amendment (Accreditation Agency) Bill 1998
First Reading

1998

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

Presented and read a first time

Aged Care Amendment (Accreditation Agency) Bill 1998

No. , 1998

(Aged Care)

A Bill for an Act to amend the Aged Care Act 1997

ISBN: 0642 377839

Contents

1       Short title 1

2       Commencement 1

3       Schedule(s) 2

Schedule 1 - Aged Care Act 1997       3

A Bill for an Act to amend the Aged Care Act 1997

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1 Short title
        This Act may be cited as the Aged Care Amendment (Accreditation Agency) Act 1998.

2 Commencement
        This Act commences on the day on which it receives the Royal Assent.

3 Schedule(s)
        Each Act that is specified in a Schedule to this Act is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this Act has effect according to its terms.

Schedule 1 - Aged Care Act 1997

1 At the end of subsection 80-1(2)

Add:

       ; (h) the fees (if any) that may be charged, on behalf of the Commonwealth, for services the body provides, or a way of determining such fees.

2 After subsection 80-1(2)

Insert:

       (2A) Fees charged for a service that a body provides under the agreement must not be such as to amount to taxation.