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This determination amends the Declared Hearing Services determination 1997 to extend eligibility for hearing services under the Community Services Obligations (CSO) component of the Australian Government Hearing Services Program to certain Western Australia National Disability Insurance Scheme participants under the age of 26 years.
Administered by: Health
Registered 26 Jun 2014
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled Senate07-Jul-2014
Tabled HR08-Jul-2014
Date of repeal 02 Jul 2014
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 5A of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003

 

Declared Hearing Services Amendment Determination 2014 (No. 2)

Australian Hearing Services Act 1991

 

I, FIONA NASH, Assistant Minister for Health, make this determination under subsection 8(7) of the Australian Hearing Services Act 1991.

 

 

 

Dated     22 June                           2014

 

 

 

 

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FIONA NASH

ASSISTANT MINISTER FOR HEALTH

 

 

 

 

 


Part 1        Preliminary

 

1.               Name of Determination

 

This Determination is the Declared Hearing Services Amendment Determination 2014 (No. 2).

 

2.               Commencement

 

This Determination commences on the later of:

(a)    commencement of the Disability Services Amendment Act 2014 (WA);

(b)   1 July 2014.

 

3.               Authority

 

This Determination is made under subsection 8(7) of the Australian Hearing Services Act 1991.

 

4.               Schedule

 

Each instrument that is specified in the Schedule to this instrument is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this instrument has effect according to its terms.

 

 

Schedule

 

Declared Hearing Services Determination 1997

 

1         Section 3(1) (Definition of young NDIS participant)

 

             Repeal paragraph (b), substitute:

 

(b)   is either:

(i)a participant within the meaning of the National Disability Insurance Scheme Act 2013 and has been referred to the Authority in connection with the funding or provision of supports under the participant’s plan under Chapter 3 of that Act; or

(ii)      a participant within the meaning of the Disability Services Act 1993 (WA) and has been referred to the Authority in connection with the funding or provision of supports under the participant’s plan under section 26I of that Act.