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Health Insurance Amendment Regulations 2009 (No. 3)

Authoritative Version
  • - F2009L03138
  • No longer in force
SLI 2009 No. 270 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the Health Insurance Regulations 1975 to give effect to rule 28 of the Health Insurance (Diagnostic Imaging Services Table) Regulations 2009 which provides for a bulk billing incentive to be paid for diagnostic imaging services that are provided out of hospital.
Administered by: Attorney-General's
Registered 13 Oct 2009
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR18-Oct-2009
Tabled Senate26-Oct-2009
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Health (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014

Health Insurance Amendment Regulations 2009 (No. 3)1

Select Legislative Instrument 2009 No. 270

I, QUENTIN BRYCE, Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following Regulations under the Health Insurance Act 1973.

Dated 8 October 2009

QUENTIN BRYCE

Governor-General

By Her Excellency’s Command

NICOLA ROXON


1              Name of Regulations

                These Regulations are the Health Insurance Amendment Regulations 2009 (No. 3).

2              Commencement

                These Regulations commence on the commencement of the Health Insurance (Diagnostic Imaging Services Table) Regulations 2009.

3              Amendment of Health Insurance Regulations 1975

                Schedule 1 amends the Health Insurance Regulations 1975.


Schedule 1        Amendment

(regulation 3)

 

 [1]          Regulation 6EF

substitute

6EF         Services for which medicare benefit is 100% of Schedule fee (Act s 10 (2) (aa))

                For paragraph 10 (2) (aa) of the Act, the following services are prescribed:

                (a)    a service that is:

                          (i)    described in an item of the general medical services table; and

                         (ii)    mentioned in column 3 of Schedule 6;

               (b)    a service:

                          (i)    that is described in an item of the diagnostic imaging services table; and

                         (ii)    to which rule 28 of Schedule 1 to the Health Insurance (Diagnostic Imaging Services Table) Regulations 2009 applies.


Note

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