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Rules/Other as amended, taking into account amendments up to Private Health Insurance Legislation Amendment (National Joint Replacement Register Levy—Consequential Amendments) Rule 2015
Administered by: Health
Registered 04 Dec 2015
Start Date 30 Oct 2015

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Private Health Insurance (Levy Administration) Rules 2015

 

made under item 14 of the table to section 333-20 of the Private Health Insurance Act 2007

Compilation No. 1     

Compilation date:                              30 October 2015

 

Includes amendments up to:            Private Health Insurance Legislation Amendment (National Joint Replacement Register Levy—Consequential Amendments) Rule 2015

 

 

 

 

 

About this compilation

 

This compilation

This is a compilation of the Private Health Insurance (Levy Administration) Rules 2015 that shows the text of the law as amended and in force on 30 October 2015 (the compilation date). This compilation was prepared on 24 November 2015. The notes at the end of this compilation (the endnotes) include information about amending laws and the amendment history of provisions of the compiled law.

Uncommenced amendments

The effect of uncommenced amendments is not shown in the text of the compiled law. Any uncommenced amendments affecting the law are accessible on ComLaw (www.comlaw.gov.au). The details of amendments made up to, but not commenced at, the compilation date are underlined in the endnotes. For more information on any uncommenced amendments, see the series page on ComLaw for the compiled law.

Application, saving and transitional provisions for provisions and amendments

If the operation of a provision or amendment of the compiled law is affected by an application, saving or transitional provision that is not included in this compilation, details are included in the endnotes.

Modifications

If the compiled law is modified by another law, the compiled law operates as modified but the modification does not amend the text of the law. Accordingly, this compilation does not show the text of the compiled law as modified. For more information on any modifications, see the series page on ComLaw for the compiled law.

Self‑repealing provisions

If a provision of the compiled law has been repealed in accordance with a provision of the law, details are included in the endnotes.

 

 

  

  

  


Contents

1.                             Name of Rules                                                                                        1

2.                             Commencement                                                                                      1

3.                             Revocation                                                                                             1

4.                             Authority                                                                                                1

5.                             Definitions                                                                                              1

6.                             Complaints levy                                                                                     1

7.                             Risk equalisation levy                                                                            1

8.                             Rate of late payment penalty                                                                 2

9.                             National joint replacement register levy                                               2

 

 


 


1.               Name of Rules

These Rules are the Private Health Insurance (Levy Administration) Rules 2015.

2.               Commencement

These Rules commence on 1 July 2015.

3.               Revocation  

These Rules revoke the Private Health Insurance (Levy Administration) Rules 2010.

4.               Authority

These Rules are made under the Private Health Insurance Act 2007.

5.               Definitions

In these Rules:

Act means the Private Health Insurance Act 2007.

Note:         Terms used in these Rules have the same meaning as in the Actsee section 13 of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003.  These terms include:

                  

                   complaints levy
late payment penalty
national joint replacement register levy

                   risk equalisation levy

6.               Complaints levy

For paragraph 307-1 (1) (b) of the Act, the payment day for complaints levy imposed on a day (the imposition day) under section 5 of the Private Health Insurance (Complaints Levy) Act 1995 is 31 December each year.

7.               Risk equalisation levy

For paragraph 307-1 (1) (b) of the Act, the payment day for risk equalisation levy imposed on a day (the imposition day) under section 6 of the Private Health Insurance (Risk Equalisation Levy) Act 2003 is 14 days after the imposition day.

Note:         The imposition day for the risk equalisation levy is the 21st day of the second month of each quarter ending on the last day of March, June, September or December in a financial year.


8.               Rate of late payment penalty

For paragraph 307-5 (2) (a) of the Act, the rate of late payment penalty is specified as 15% per year.

9.               National joint replacement register levy

For paragraph 307-1 (1) (b) of the Act, the payment day for national joint replacement register levy imposed on a day (the imposition day) under paragraph 6 (1) (a) of the Private Health Insurance (National Joint Replacement Register Levy) Act 2009 is 21 days after the imposition day.

Note:         The imposition day for the national joint replacement register levy is 31 October in each financial year.


 

Endnotes

Endnote 1—About the endnotes

The endnotes provide information about this compilation and the compiled law.

The following endnotes are included in every compilation:

Endnote 1—About the endnotes

Endnote 2—Abbreviation key

Endnote 3—Legislation history

Endnote 4—Amendment history

Endnotes about misdescribed amendments and other matters are included in a compilation only as necessary.

Abbreviation key—Endnote 2

The abbreviation key sets out abbreviations that may be used in the endnotes.

Legislation history and amendment history—Endnotes 3 and 4

Amending laws are annotated in the legislation history and amendment history.

The legislation history in endnote 3 provides information about each law that has amended (or will amend) the compiled law. The information includes commencement details for amending laws and details of any application, saving or transitional provisions that are not included in this compilation.

The amendment history in endnote 4 provides information about amendments at the provision (generally section or equivalent) level. It also includes information about any provision of the compiled law that has been repealed in accordance with a provision of the law.

Misdescribed amendments

A misdescribed amendment is an amendment that does not accurately describe the amendment to be made. If, despite the misdescription, the amendment can be given effect as intended, the amendment is incorporated into the compiled law and the abbreviation “(md)” added to the details of the amendment included in the amendment history.

If a misdescribed amendment cannot be given effect as intended, the amendment is set out in the endnotes.

Endnote 2—Abbreviation key

A = Act

orig = original

ad = added or inserted

par = paragraph(s)/subparagraph(s)

am = amended

    /sub‑subparagraph(s)

amdt = amendment

pres = present

c = clause(s)

prev = previous

C[x] = Compilation No. x

(prev…) = previously

Ch = Chapter(s)

Pt = Part(s)

def = definition(s)

r = regulation(s)/rule(s)

Dict = Dictionary

Reg = Regulation/Regulations

disallowed = disallowed by Parliament

reloc = relocated

Div = Division(s)

renum = renumbered

exp = expires/expired or ceases/ceased to have

rep = repealed

    Effect

rs = repealed and substituted

F = Federal Register of Legislative Instruments

s = section(s)/subsection(s)

gaz = gazette

Sch = Schedule(s)

LI = Legislative Instrument

Sdiv = Subdivision(s)

LIA = Legislative Instruments Act 2003

SLI = Select Legislative Instrument

(md) = misdescribed amendment

SR = Statutory Rules

mod = modified/modification

Sub‑Ch = Sub‑Chapter(s)

No. = Number(s)

SubPt = Subpart(s)

o = order(s)

underlining = whole or part not

Ord = Ordinance

    commenced or to be commenced

 

Endnote 3—Legislation history

 

Name

FRLI registration

Commencement

Application, saving and transitional provisions

Private Health Insurance (Levy Administration) Rules 2015

 

30 June 2015

F2015L01056

 

 

 

1 July 2015

 

Private Health Insurance Legislation Amendment (National Joint Replacement Register Levy—Consequential Amendments) Rule 2015

 

29 October 2015

F2015L01716

30 October 2015

 

 

Endnote 4—Amendment history

 

Provision affected

How affected

Rule 9 (note)

am F2015L01716