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Health Insurance Amendment Regulations 2009 (No. 4)

Authoritative Version
  • - F2009L03987
  • No longer in force
SLI 2009 No. 306 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the Health Insurance Regulations 1975 to reduce unnecessary patient exposure to radiation by limiting the number of three and four region spinal x-rays that can be requested by allied health professionals for a particular patient in a calendar year.
Administered by: Health
Registered 13 Nov 2009
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR17-Nov-2009
Tabled Senate17-Nov-2009
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Health (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014

Health Insurance Amendment Regulations 2009 (No. 4)1

Select Legislative Instrument 2009 No. 306

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 12 November 2009



By Her Excellency’s Command


1              Name of Regulations

                These Regulations are the Health Insurance Amendment Regulations 2009 (No. 4).

2              Commencement

                These Regulations commence on 1 January 2010.

3              Amendment of Health Insurance Regulations 1975

                Schedule 1 amends the Health Insurance Regulations 1975.

Schedule 1        Amendment

(regulation 3)


[1]           Subregulation 11 (1)


57715 and 58100 to 58115 (inclusive).


57715, 58100 to 58106 (inclusive), 58109, 58112, 58120 and 58121.


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