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Health Insurance Regulations (Amendment)

Authoritative Version
  • - F1996B02823
  • No longer in force
SR 1992 No. 239 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the Health Insurance Regulations.
Administered by: Health
General Comments: This instrument was backcaptured in accordance with Section 36 of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003
Registered 01 Jan 2005
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR18-Aug-1992
Tabled Senate18-Aug-1992
Gazetted 29 Jul 1992
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Health (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014

Statutory Rules 1992   No. 239 1

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Health Insurance Regulations2 (Amendment)

I, The Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following Regulations under the Health Insurance Act 1973.

         Dated 21 July 1992.

 

                                                                                    BILL HAYDEN

                                                                                   Governor-General

         By His Excellency’s Command,

 

 

B. HOWE

Minister of State for Health, Housing and Community Services

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1.   Commencement

1.1   These Regulations are taken to have commenced immediately after the commencement of Regulation 4 of Statutory Rules 1992 No. 111.

[NOTE:  Regulation 4 of Statutory Rules 1992 No. 111 (Health Insurance Regulations (Amendment)) commenced on 1 May 1992.]

2.   Amendment

2.1   The Health Insurance Regulations are amended as set out in these Regulations.

3.   Regulation 10 (Diagnostic imaging services which dental practitioners may request)

3.1   Omit “items 57901 to 58033 (inclusive), other than items that include the symbol (NS)”, substitute “items 57900 to 57945 (inclusive)”.

4.   Regulation 11 (Diagnostic imaging services which chiropractors, physiotherapists and podiatrists may request)

4.1   Subregulation 11 (1):

Omit “items 57725, 57728, 57734, 57737, 57743, 57747 and 58101 to 58152 (inclusive) other than items that include the symbol (NS)”, substitute “items 57712, 57715, 57718 and 58100 to 58118 (inclusive)”.

4.2   Subregulation 11 (2):

Omit “items 57513, 57516, 57549, 57552, 57561 and 57564”, substitute “items 57503, 57521 and 57527”.

5.   Regulation 12 (Exemption—pre-existing diagnostic imaging services)

5.1   Omit “items 57731, 57740, 57750, 57907, 57916, 57943, 57952, 57970, 58107, 58116, 58125, 58134, 58143, 58152, 58528, 58537, 58546, 58952 and 58958”, substitute “items 57712, 57715, 57718, 57900, 57903, 57912, 57915, 57921, 58100 to 58118 (inclusive), 58521, 58524, 58527, 58700, 58924 and 59103”.

 

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NOTES

1.     Notified in the Commonwealth of Australia Gazette on  29 July 1992.

2.     Statutory Rules 1975 Nos. 80 as amended by 1975 Nos. 118, 125 and 135; 1976 Nos. 202, 214 and 215; 1977 Nos. 26 and 44; 1978 Nos. 95 and 177; 1979 No. 230; 1981 Nos. 198 and 317; 1982 Nos. 157, 251 and 287; 1983 Nos. 106, 231, 253 and 255; 1984 Nos. 5 and 162; 1985 Nos. 36, 50, 95, 205 and 290; 1986 Nos. 19, 20, 87 and 326; 1987 Nos. 32, 163 and 166; 1988 No. 314; 1989 Nos. 6, 54, 117 and 293; 1990 No. 25; 1991 Nos. 82, 314, 365 and 441; 1992 Nos. 42 and 111.