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This rule prescribes the registers or databases which exist under legislation of a State or Territory and contain information about individuals in connection with screening associated with cervical cancer for the purpose of the Commonwealth including the information in the National Cancer Screening Register.
Administered by: Health
Registered 28 Nov 2016
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR29-Nov-2016
Tabled Senate29-Nov-2016
Table of contents.

 

National Cancer Screening Register (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) Rule 2016

I, Sussan Ley, Minister for Health and Aged Care, make the following rule.

Dated               23 Nov            2016

Sussan Ley

Minister for Health and Aged Care

 

  

  

  


Contents

1  Name........................................................................................................................................ 1

2  Commencement........................................................................................................................ 1

3  Authority.................................................................................................................................. 1

4  Definitions................................................................................................................................ 1

5  Prescribed registers and databases............................................................................................ 1

 


1  Name

                   This is the National Cancer Screening Register (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) Rule 2016.

2  Commencement

             (1)  Each provision of this instrument specified in column 1 of the table commences, or is taken to have commenced, in accordance with column 2 of the table. Any other statement in column 2 has effect according to its terms.

 

Commencement information

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Provisions

Commencement

Date/Details

1.  The whole of this instrument

Day after registration

Day after registration

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this instrument as originally made. It will not be amended to deal with any later amendments of this instrument.

             (2)  Any information in column 3 of the table is not part of this instrument. Information may be inserted in this column, or information in it may be edited, in any published version of this instrument.

3  Authority

                   This instrument is made under the National Cancer Screening Register (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) Act 2016.

4  Definitions

                   In this instrument:

Act means the National Cancer Screening Register (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) Act 2016.

5  Prescribed registers or databases

                   Each of the registers or databases that contain information about individuals in connection with screening associated with cervical cancer mentioned in column 2, which exist under legislation of the State or Territory mentioned in column 1, is a prescribed register or database for the purposes of subitem 5(3) of Part 2 of Schedule 1 of the Act:

                         

Column 1

State/Territory

Column 2

Register/Database

Australian Capital Territory

Cervical Cytology Register

New South Wales

Pap Test Register

Northern Territory

NT Cervical Screening Register

Queensland

Queensland Health Pap Smear Register

South Australia

South Australian Cervical Screening Register

Tasmania

Cervical Screening Register

Victoria

Cervical Register maintained by the Victorian Cytology Service Ltd

Western Australia

Cervical Screening Register