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TGO No. 59 Orders/Other as made
This Order relates to Polymer Urethral Catheters for General Medical Use. (Revoked TGO No. 38).
Administered by: Health
General Comments: This Order was published in the Government Notices Gazette on 23 April 1997.
Registered 02 Apr 2007
Gazetted 23 Apr 1997
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Health (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014

THERAPEUTIC GOODS ACT 1989

 

THERAPEUTIC GOODS ORDER No. 59

 

Polymer Urethral Catheters for General Medical use

 

I, John Cable, delegate of the Minister for Health and Family Services for the purposes of the exercise of the Minister’s powers under Section 10 of the Therapeutic Goods Act 1989, having consulted with the Therapeutic Goods Committee in accordance with subsection 10(4) of the said Act, HEREBY:

 

REVOKE, on and from the date this Order is gazetted, Therapeutic Goods Order No, 38, “Single-Use Urethral Catheters (Sterile) for General Medical Use” which commenced to operate on 16 May 1991; and

 

DETERMINE that the matters specified in clauses 1 to 10 inclusive and Appendix A and B in the document titled “AS/NSZ 2696:1996 Australian/New Zealand Standard, Medical devices – Polymer urethral catheters for general medical use”, published by Standards Australia on 5 July 1996 (“the Standard”) and as modified below, shall constitute standards for all polymer urethral catheters for general medical use.

 

MODIFICATIONS TO THE STANDARD

 

(a)                CLAUSE 2 “REFERENCED DOCUMENTS”
Add to the top of the list of referenced documents in Clause 2 the Australian Standard:

 

      “1199 Sampling procedures and tables for inspection by attributes (AS 1199-1988)”;

 

(b)               NEW CLAUSE 11

            Insert after Clause 10 the following new Clause:

 

“11       The table below sets out the acceptable quality levels to be applied to the tests described in the standard, as set out in “Table 1 - Sample size code letters” and   “Table 2-A - Single sampling plans for normal inspection (Master table)” in AS 1199.”;

 

 

AS/NZS

2696:1996

Clause No.

Inspection Level

  Acceptable Quality Level

    6.4.2

   A minimum of 3 replicates shall be

  used for the test samples and controls

   used to test for cytotoxicity, refer to

                       Appendix B

 

   6.4.4

As defined in TGO 11

    As defined in TGO 11

   7.2.1.

S-2

4.0

   7.2.2

S-2

4.0

     7.3

S-2

4.0

   8.1.2

S-2

4.0

   8.1.4

S-2

4.0

   8.1.5

S-2

1.5


 

   8.2.2

S-2

4.0

   8.2.5

S-2

1.5

   8.2.6

S-2

4.0

   8.2.7

S-2

1.5

   8.2.8

S-2

4.0

   8.2.9

S-2

1.5

     9.1

S-2

1.5

   10.1

S-2

1.5

   10.2

S-2

1.5

   10.3

S-2

1.5

 

 

 

(c)                            NEW CLAUSE 12

            Insert after Clause 11 the following new Clause:

 

                        “12   A reference in this Order to another document is taken to be a reference to the document as in force on the date this Order is gazetted.”.

 

This Order commences on the date this Order is gazetted.

 

 

 

Dated on this 7th day of April 1997.

 

 

 

 

 

John Cable

Delegate of the Minister for Health and Family Services