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TGO No. 68 Orders/Other as made
This Order sets standards for plasticized polyvinyl chloride (PVC) blood bags.
Administered by: Health
Registered 10 Apr 2007
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR26-Mar-2001
Tabled Senate26-Mar-2001
Gazetted 14 Mar 2001
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Health (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014

 

 

COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA

 

Therapeutic Goods Act 1989

 

 

THERAPEUTIC GOODS ORDER NO.68

 

 

Standard for Plasticized Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) Blood Bags

 

I, TERRY SLATER, delegate of the Minister of State for Health and Aged Care for the purposes of Section 10 of the Therapeutic Goods  Act 1989  and acting under that section,

having consulted with the Therapeutic Goods Committee in accordance with subsection 10(4) of the said Act, HEREBY:

 

DETERMINE that the matters specified in the following Australian Standards shall constitute the standard for the kind of blood bags described:

 

(a)     AS 3787.1-1997 General requirements for single-use, sterile plasticized polyvinyl  
         chloride (PVC) packs for human blood Part 1:Single blood packs shall constitute the   
         standard for all single blood packs; and 

 

(b)    AS 3787.2-1997 General requirements for single-use, sterile, plasticized polyvinyl
         chloride (PVC) packs for human blood Part 2:Multiple blood pack systems
 shall
         constitute the standard for all multiple blood pack systems

 

This order commences on the date this Order is gazetted.

 

 

Dated on this 23rd day of February 2001

 

 

 

 

Signed Terry Slater

 

Terry Slater

Delegate of the Minister for Health and Aged Care