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Determinations/Health as made
These amendments will give effect to new measures announced in the 1999-2000 Federal Budget for the Hearing Services Program
Administered by: Health
Registered 21 Nov 2006
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR09-Aug-1999
Tabled Senate09-Aug-1999
Gazetted 29 Jun 1999
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Health (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014

Declared Hearing Services  Amendment Determination 1999 (No. 1)

I, BRONWYN KATHLEEN BISHOP, Minister for Aged Care, make this determination under subsections 8 (4), (5), (6), (7) and (8) of the Australian Hearing Services Act 1991.

Dated 24 June 1999.

Bronwyn bishop

Minister for Aged Care

 


Declared Hearing Services  Amendment Determination 1999 (No. 1)

made under the

 

 

 

Contents

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                        1  Name of determination                                                        2

                        2  Commencement                                                                 2

                        3  Amendment of Declared Hearing Services Determination 1997 2

Schedule 1       Amendments                                                               3

 


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1              Name of determination

                This determination is the Declared Hearing Services  Amendment Determination 1999 (No. 1).

2              Commencement

                This determination commences on 1 July 1999.

3              Amendment of Declared Hearing Services Determination 1997

                Schedule 1 amends the Declared Hearing Services Determination 1997.

 


Schedule 1        Amendments

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(section 3)

[1]         Section 1

substitute

1              Name of determination

                This determination is the Declared Hearing Services Determination 1997.

[2]         Subsection 3 (2)

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         (2)   Except as otherwise provided in Parts 7 and 8 of Schedule 1, a reference in that Schedule to the provision of a hearing device includes the provision of a replacement hearing device if the replacement is necessary:

                (a)    on clinical grounds; or

               (b)    because the device has been:

                          (i)    destroyed; or

                         (ii)    lost, and unlikely to be found; or

                         (iii)    damaged, and cannot be reasonably repaired.

[3]         Subsection 13 (2)

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         (2)   The items are:

                (a)    in Part 1 of Schedule 1 — item 6; and

               (b)    in Part 3 of Schedule 1 — item 5; and

                (c)    in Part 7 of Schedule 1 — items 2A and 5; and

               (d)    in Part 8 of Schedule 1 — item 2A.

[4]         Schedule 1, Part 7, before item 3

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2A.          Replacement of a hearing device:

                (a)    that has been:

                          (i)    destroyed; or

                         (ii)    lost, and unlikely to be found; or

                         (iii)    damaged, and cannot be reasonably repaired; and

               (b)    if authorised by the Authority in accordance with regulation 4A of the Australian Hearing Services Regulations 1992.

[5]         Schedule 1, Part 8, before item 3

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2A.          For an eligible person, replacement of a hearing device:

                (a)    that has been:

                          (i)    destroyed; or

                         (ii)    lost, and unlikely to be found; or

                         (iii)    damaged, and cannot be reasonably repaired; and

               (b)    if authorised by the Authority in accordance with regulation 4A of the Australian Hearing Services Regulations 1992.