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National Health Regulations (Amendment)

Authoritative Version
  • - F1996B03199
  • No longer in force
SR 1979 No. 208 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the National Health 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 HR16-Oct-1979
Tabled Senate17-Oct-1979
Gazetted 02 Oct 1979
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Health (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014

Statutory Rules

1979 No. 208

REGULATION UNDER THE NATIONAL HEALTH ACT 19531

I, THE GOVERNOR-GENERAL of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, hereby make the following Regulation under the National Health Act 1953.

          Dated this twenty-seventh day of September 1979.

                                                                                                                           ZELMAN COWEN

                                                                                                                           Governor-General

          By His Excellency’s Command,

 

RALPH J. HUNT

Minister of State for Health

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AMENDMENT OF THE NATIONAL HEALTH
REGULATIONS2

                After regulation 3A of the National Health Regulations the following regulation is inserted:

                Prescribed benefits for purposes of definition of “basic hospital benefits table” or “basic table” in sub-section 4 (1) of the Act

      “3B.   For the purposes of the definition of ‘basic hospital benefits table’ or ‘basic table’ in sub‑section 4 (1) of the Act, in respect of professional services rendered to persons as in‑patients of a hospital referred to in section 120D of the Repatriation Act 1920 by medical practitioners employed by or under arrangements made by, the hospital, benefits equal to the charges made by the hospital for the provision of those services to patients who are not entitled to receive compensation or damages in respect of the cost of those services are prescribed.”.

 

NOTES

1.       Notified in the Commonwealth of Australia Gazette on 2 October 1979.

2.       Statutory Rules 1954 No. 35 as amended to date. For previous amendments of the National Health Regulations see Note 2 to Statutory Rules 1979 No. 59 and see also Statutory Rules 1979 Nos. 59 and 107.