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A Bill for an Act to amend the Private Health Insurance Act 2007, and for related purposes
Administered by: Health
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Registered 24 Sep 2014
Introduced HR 24 Sep 2014
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2013‑2014

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

Presented and read a first time

 

 

 

 

Private Health Insurance Amendment Bill (No. 1) 2014

 

No.      , 2014

 

(Health)

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to amend the Private Health Insurance Act 2007, and for related purposes

  

  


Contents

1............ Short title............................................................................................. 1

2............ Commencement................................................................................... 1

3............ Schedules............................................................................................ 2

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                                3

Private Health Insurance Act 2007                                                                          3

 

 


A Bill for an Act to amend the Private Health Insurance Act 2007, and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1  Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Private Health Insurance Amendment Act (No. 1) 2014.

2  Commencement

                   This Act commences on the day this Act receives the Royal Assent.

3  Schedules

                   Legislation that is specified in a Schedule to this Act is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this Act has effect according to its terms.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 1Amendments

  

Private Health Insurance Act 2007

1  After subsection 22‑45(3)

Insert:

          (3A)  Do not index the amount for the 2015‑16, 2016‑17 or 2017‑18 financial year.

          (3B)  If the amount is not indexed for a financial year because of the operation of subsection (3A), the amount for the financial year is the amount for the most recent financial year for which the amount was indexed.