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National Health Regulations (Amendment)

Authoritative Version
  • - F1996B03255
  • No longer in force
SR 1992 No. 136 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 Senate17-Jun-1992
Tabled HR24-Jun-1992
Gazetted 09 Jun 1992
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Health (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Statutory  Rules  1992   No. 1361

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National Health Regulations 2 (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 National Health Act 1953.

 

          Dated 1 June 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.   Amendment

1.1   The National Health Regulations are amended as set out in these Regulations.

 

[NOTE: These Regulations commence on gazettal: see Acts Interpretation Act 1901, s.48]

 


2.   Regulation 3e (Nursing care at home in lieu of hospital treatment—modifications of section 4 of the Act)

2.1   Omit the regulation.

 

 

3.   New regulation 4b

3.1   After regulation 4a, insert:

 

Nursing care at home instead of hospital treatment—modifications of section 4 of the Act

            “4b.  Until 1 March 1993, section 4 of the Act, in its application to the registered health benefits organisations specified in Schedule 3, has effect subject to the modifications set out in Schedule 4.”.

 

 

4.   Regulation 48 (Prescribed business—definition of “health insurance business” in subsection 67 (4) of the Act)

4.1   Subparagraph 48 (1) (a) (ii):

Omit the subparagraph, substitute:

                         “(ii)  a person who is a resident of Australia and engaged in temporary employment outside Australia, or a dependant of that person, in respect of whom a contract of insurance provides that liability for hospital treatment or an ancillary health benefit may arise:

                                      (a)   in Australia; or

                                      (b)   outside Australia, if the absence of the person from Australia is due to the temporary employment; or”.

 

 

5.   Schedule 3 (Registered health benefits organisations)

5.1   Omit the heading, substitute:

 

SCHEDULE 3

Regulation 4b

 

REGISTERED HEALTH BENEFITS ORGANISATIONS”.

 


6.   Schedule 4 (Modifications of section 4 of the Act)

6.1   Omit the heading, substitute:

 

SCHEDULE 4

Regulation 4b

 

MODIFICATIONS OF SECTION 4 OF THE ACT”.

 

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NOTES

 

1.      Notified in the Commonwealth of Australia Gazette on 9 June 1992.

 

2.      Statutory Rules 1954 No.35 as amended by 1957 No. 71; 1958 No. 63; 1962 Nos. 55, 70 and 113; 1965 Nos. 17, 94 and 185; 1966 No. 99; 1967 No. 86; 1969 Nos. 91 and 220; 1970 Nos. 70 and 166; 1971 Nos. 28, 76, 103 and 138; 1972 No. 79; 1973 Nos. 17, 75, 111, 221, 225 and 267; 1974 Nos. 52, 104, 105, 113 and 263; 1975 Nos. 14, 49, 66, 100, 124, 165 and 207; 1976 Nos. 113, 217 and 227; 1977 Nos. 11, 34, 51 and 112; 1978 Nos. 66, 178, 208 and 266; 1979 Nos. 59, 107, 208 and 231; 1980 Nos. 84, 292 and 309; 1981 Nos. 43, 97, 115, 232 and 318; 1982 Nos. 38, 82, 84, 250 and 284; 1983 Nos. 45, 247 and 267; 1984 Nos. 66, 161, 200, 308, 322 and 427; 1985 Nos. 86, 136, 186, 187, 206 and 288; 1986 Nos. 47, 53, 208, 330, 353 and 360; 1987 Nos. 50, 76, 100 and 310; 1989 Nos. 291, 292 and 334; 1990 Nos. 24, 86, 114, 292, 335 and 396; 1991 Nos. 40, 41, 232, 262, 263, 310 and 339.