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This Order revokes the Medical Device Standards Order No. 1 - Medical Device Standards for Clinical Evidence and introduces new and updated standards (or parts of these standards) published by standards organisations that are relevant to medical devices for humans that require clinical evidence in order to demonstrate compliance with essential principles.
Administered by: Health
Registered 28 May 2008
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR29-May-2008
Tabled Senate16-Jun-2008
Date of repeal 01 Oct 2018
Repealed by Sunsetting

COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA

 

Therapeutic Goods Act 1989

 

MEDICAL DEVICE STANDARDS ORDER (STANDARDS FOR CLINICAL EVIDENCE) 2008

 

 

 

I, LARRY KELLY, delegate of the Minister for Health and Ageing for the purposes of section 41CB of the Therapeutic Goods Act 1989 and acting under that section, HEREBY:

 

(1)          REVOKE “Medical Device Standards Order No 1 – Medical Device Standards for Clinical Evidence” made on 20 February 2003, AND

 

(2)          DETERMINE:

 

(a)           that the matters in the relevant standards or parts of those standards published by the standards organisations that are specified in column 2 of items 1 and 2 in the Schedule constitute a medical device standard for all kinds of medical devices, subject to the conditions (if any) set out in column 3 of that item of the Schedule, and

 

(b)          the matters in the relevant standards or parts of those standards published by the International Organization for Standardization specified in column 2 of items 3 and 4 of the Schedule constitute a medical device standard for cardiac valve prosthesis and intraocular lenses respectively, and

 

(c)           that medical devices of those kinds that comply with the appropriate standard specified in column 2 are to be treated as complying with those parts of the essential principles set out in the Therapeutic Goods (Medical Devices) Regulations 2002 and that are specified in column 4 of the relevant item of the Schedule.

 

This Order commences on the day after it is registered in the Federal Register of Legislative Instruments.

 

Dated this           19th            day of        May         2008

 

 

 

Signed

 

Larry Kelly

Delegate of the Minister for Health and Ageing


 

Schedule

 

1

Item No.

2

Medical Device Standard

3

Conditions

4

Essential Principle

1

AS ISO 14155-1: 2004  Clinical investigation of medical devices for human subjects – General requirements

 

OR  

 

ISO 14155-1: 2003  Clinical investigation of medical devices for human subjects – General requirements

 

(Note: AS ISO 14155-1: 2004 is identical to ISO 14155-1: 2003)

 

 

Schedule 1, clause 14

2

AS ISO 14155-2: 2004  Clinical investigation of medical devices for human subjects – Clinical investigation plans

 

OR  

 

ISO 14155-2: 2003  Clinical investigation of medical devices for human subjects – Clinical investigation plans

 

(Note: AS ISO 14155-2: 2004 is identical to ISO 14155-2: 2003)

 

 

Schedule 1, clause 14

3

ISO 5840: 2005  Cardiovascular implants – Cardiac valve prostheses

clause 7.4

 

Applicable to cardiac valve prostheses only.

Schedule 1, paragraph 1(a)

4

ISO 11979-7: 2006 Ophthalmic implants – Intraocular lenses -- Part 7: Clinical investigations

 

Applicable to intraocular lenses only.

Schedule 1, paragraph 1(a)