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This instrument amends the Private Health Insurance (Benefit Requirements) Rules 2011 to update the reference to the latest Second Tier Advisory Committee-approved list.
Administered by: Health
Made 11 Dec 2013
Registered 16 Dec 2013
Tabled HR 11 Feb 2014
Tabled Senate 11 Feb 2014
Date of repeal 02 Jan 2014
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 5A of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003

 

Private Health Insurance (Benefit Requirements) Amendment Rules 2013 (No. 7)

 

I, RICHARD BARTLETT, delegate of the Minister for Health, make these Rules under item 3A of the table in section 333-20 of the Private Health Insurance Act 2007.

 

 

 

 

Richard Bartlett

First Assistant Secretary

Medical Benefits Division

Department of Health

11 December 2013

 

 

 



Part 1        Preliminary

 

1.               Name of Rules

 

These Rules are the Private Health Insurance (Benefit Requirements) Amendment Rules 2013 (No. 7).

 

2.               Commencement

 

These Rules commence on 1 January 2014, or if registered after
1 January 2014, the day after registration.

 

3.               Amendment of the Private Health Insurance (Benefit Requirements) Rules 2011

The Schedule amends the Private Health Insurance (Benefit Requirements) Rules 2011 as amended.


Schedule – Amendments

 

Private Health Insurance (Benefit Requirements) Rules 2011

 

Item 1 - Schedule 5 - Second-tier default benefits, Clause 4 - Facilities, subclause (1)

 

Substitute

 

A hospital is a facility for the purposes of this Schedule if it is included in the list of second-tier eligible facilities approved by the Second Tier Advisory Committee existing at the time that the Private Health Insurance (Benefit Requirements) Amendment Rules 2013 (No. 7) commence.