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Health Insurance Amendment Regulations 2005 (No. 4)

Authoritative Version
  • - F2005L03104
  • No longer in force
SLI 2005 No. 236 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the Health Insurance Regulations 1975 to delete paragraph 14(2)(g) which prohibits the payment of Medicare benefits in relation to the detection of HIV.
Administered by: Health
Registered 27 Oct 2005
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR31-Oct-2005
Tabled Senate03-Nov-2005
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Health (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014

Health Insurance Amendment Regulations 2005 (No. 4)1

Select Legislative Instrument 2005 No. 236

I, JOHN LANDY, Administrator 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 20 October 2005



By the Administrator’s Command


1              Name of Regulations

                These Regulations are the Health Insurance Amendment Regulations 2005 (No. 4).

2              Commencement

                These Regulations commence on the day after they are registered.

3              Amendment of Health Insurance Regulations 1975

                Schedule 1 amends the Health Insurance Regulations 1975.

Schedule 1        Amendment

(regulation 3)


[1]           Paragraphs 14 (2) (f) and (g)


                (f)    professional services rendered for the purposes of, or in relation to:

                          (i)    the transplantation of a thoracic or abdominal organ, other than a kidney, or of part of an organ of that kind; or

                         (ii)    the transplantation of a kidney in conjunction with the transplantation of a thoracic or other abdominal organ, or of a part of an organ of that kind;

                        if the services are rendered to a patient of a hospital.


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