Federal Register of Legislation - Australian Government

Primary content

National Health Amendment Regulations 2011 (No. 1)

Authoritative Version
  • - F2011L01912
  • No longer in force
SLI 2011 No. 169 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the National Health Regulations 1954 for current eligibility restrictions for access to syringes and needles through the National Diabetes Services Scheme.
Administered by: Health
Registered 16 Sep 2011
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR19-Sep-2011
Tabled Senate19-Sep-2011
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Health (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014

Commonwealth Coat of Arms

National Health Amendment Regulations 2011 (No. 1)1

Select Legislative Instrument 2011 No. 169

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 National Health Act 1953.

Dated 14 September 2011



By Her Excellency’s Command


1              Name of Regulations

                These Regulations are the National Health Amendment Regulations 2011 (No. 1).

2              Commencement

                These Regulations commence on the day after they are registered.

3              Amendment of National Health Regulations 1954

                Schedule 1 amends the National Health Regulations 1954.

Schedule 1        Amendments

(regulation 3)


[1]           Subregulation 2 (1), before definition of approved form


Act means the National Health Act 1953.

[2]           Subregulation 2 (1), after definition of approved form


insulin pump consumables includes the following equipment manufactured for use with an insulin pump:

                (a)    cannulae;

               (b)    tubing;

                (c)    insulin reservoirs;

               (d)    insulin cartridges, other than insulin cartridges that contain insulin when the cartridges are supplied.

[3]           Subregulation 2 (1), definition of the Act


[4]           Schedule 1, after item 17



Needles for the delivery of injectable blood glucose lowering medications other than insulin


Insulin pump consumables

[5]           Schedule 1, after the table


Note   For the definition of insulin pump consumables, see subregulation 2 (1).


1.       All legislative instruments and compilations are registered on the Federal Register of Legislative Instruments kept under the Legislative Instruments Act 2003. See http://www.frli.gov.au.