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Health Insurance Amendment Regulations 2000 (No. 2)

Authoritative Version
  • - F2000B00315
  • No longer in force
SR 2000 No. 290 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the Health Insurance Regulations 1975.
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 HR06-Nov-2000
Tabled Senate06-Nov-2000
Gazetted 01 Nov 2000
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Health (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014

Health Insurance Amendment Regulations 2000 (No. 2)1

Statutory Rules 2000 No. 2902

I, WILLIAM PATRICK DEANE, 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 25 October 2000

WILLIAM DEANE

Governor-General

By His Excellency’s Command

MICHAEL WOOLDRIDGE


1              Name of Regulations

                These Regulations are the Health Insurance Amendment Regulations 2000 (No. 2).

2              Commencement

                These Regulations commence on 1 November 2000.

3              Amendment of Health Insurance Regulations 1975

                Schedule 1 amends the Health Insurance Regulations 1975.


Schedule 1        Amendments

  

(regulation 3)

[1]         Paragraph 10 (1) (a)

omit

55050, 55052,

[2]         Paragraphs 10 (1) (b) and (c)

substitute

               (b)    if the dental practitioner who requests the service is a prosthodontist — a service described in any of items 55028, 56013, 56016, 56022, 56028, 56053, 56056, 56062, 56068, 58306, 61421, 61425, 61429, 61430, 61433, 61434, 61446, 61449, 61450, 61453, 61454, 61457, 61462, 63621, 63671 and 63712;

                (c)    if the dental practitioner who requests the service is a dental specialist — a service described in any of items 56022, 56062, 58306, 61421, 61454, 61457, 63621, 63671 and 63712;

               (d)    if the dental practitioner who requests the service is an oral medicine specialist or oral pathology specialist — a service described of any of items 55028, 55030, 55032, 56001, 56007, 56010, 56013, 56016, 56022, 56028, 56041, 56047, 56050, 56053, 56056, 56062, 56068, 56101, 56107, 56141, 56147, 56301, 56307, 56341, 56347, 56401, 56407, 56441, 56447, 57341, 57345, 58306, 58506, 58909, 59103, 59703, 59924, 60000, 60003, 60006, 60009, 60506, 60509, 61109, 61372, 61421, 61425, 61429, 61430, 61433, 61434, 61446, 61449, 61450, 61453, 61454, 61457, 61462, 63003, 63103, 63273, 63621, 63671 and 63712;

                (e)    in any case — a service described in any of items 57509, 57515, 57521, 57527, 57901 to 57945 (inclusive), 58100, 58300, 58503, 58903, 59733, 59739, 59751, 60100, 60500 and 60503.

[3]         After subregulation 10 (2)

insert

         (3)   In paragraph (1) (c), dental specialist means a person who is:

                (a)    registered or licensed as a periodontist, endodontist, pedeodontist, or orthodontist under a law of a State or Territory; or

               (b)    registered or licensed as a dental specialist under a law of a State or Territory and recognised by the registering or licensing authority as a person who practices in the speciality of periodontics, endodontics, pedeodontics, or orthodontics.

         (4)   In paragraph (1) (d):

oral medicine specialist means a person who is:

                (a)    registered or licensed as an oral medicine specialist under a law of a State or Territory; or

               (b)    registered or licensed as a dental specialist under a law of a State or Territory and recognised by the registering or licensing authority as a person who practices in the speciality of oral medicine.

oral pathology specialist means a person who is:

                (a)    registered or licensed as an oral pathology specialist under a law of a State or Territory; or

               (b)    registered or licensed as a dental specialist under a law of a State or Territory and recognised by the registering or licensing authority as a person who practices in the speciality of oral pathology.

Notes

1.      These Regulations amend Statutory Rules 1975 No. 80, as amended by 1975 Nos. 118, 125 and 135 (disallowed by the Senate on 4 September 1975); 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 (disallowed by the Senate at the expiration of 10 April 1986); 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, 111, 239, 335 and 431; 1993 Nos. 106, 130 and 154; 1994 Nos. 20, 27, 111, 137, 138, 328 and 413; 1995 Nos. 9, 25, 287, 300 and 409; 1996 Nos. 231, 234, 235, 335 and 336; 1997 Nos. 61, 287, 300, 319 and 395; 1998 Nos. 44, 125, 138, 204, 220, 253, 268, 370, 371 and 372; 1999 Nos. 48, 88, 157, 176, 254, 343 and 344; 2000 No. 146.

2.      Notified in the Commonwealth of Australia Gazette on 1 November 2000.