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This Determination amends and repeals the Health Insurance (Dental Services) Determination 2007 which sets out the schedule and provisions of Medicare dental items 85011-87777 for services available to people with chronic conditions and complex care needs.
Administered by: Health
General Comments: This Determination commences as follows:(a) on 31 March 2008 — sections 1 to 3 and Schedule 1; (b) on 1 July 2008 — section 4.
Made 13 Mar 2008
Registered 28 Mar 2008
Tabled HR 13 May 2008
Tabled Senate 13 May 2008
Date of repeal 19 Jun 2008
Repealed by Disallowance in full
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I, NICOLA ROXON, Minister for Health and Ageing, make this Determination under subsection 3C (1) of the Health Insurance Act 1973.

Dated 13 March 2008




1              Name of Determination

                This Determination is the Health Insurance (Dental Services) Amendment and Repeal Determination  2008.

2              Commencement

                This Determination commences as follows:

                 (a)     on 31 March 2008 — sections 1 to 3 and Schedule 1;

                (b)     on 1 July 2008 — section 4.

3              Amendment of Health Insurance (Dental Services) Determination 2007

                Schedule 1 amends the Health Insurance (Dental Services) Determination 2007.

4              Repeal of Health Insurance (Dental Services) Determination 2007

                The Health Insurance (Dental Services) Determination 2007 is repealed.

Schedule 1        Amendment

(section 3)


[1]           Paragraph 6 (d)


               (d)    the person is not an admitted patient of a hospital; and

                (e)    the person received a dental service to which an item in Schedule 1 applied before 31 March 2008.