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This instrument amends the Health Insurance (Eligible Collection Centres) Approval Principles 2010 to alter the period of duration for which approvals for eligible collection centres are to be granted.
Administered by: Health
Registered 27 Sep 2018
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR15-Oct-2018
Tabled Senate15-Oct-2018
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Health Insurance (Eligible Collection Centres) Approval Amendment (Duration of Approvals) Principles 2018

I, CELIA STREET, delegate of the Minister for Health, determine the following principles under subsection 23DNBA(4) of the Health Insurance Act 1973.

Dated   25 September 2018                             

 

 

 

Celia Street

Assistant Secretary
Diagnostic Imaging and Pathology Branch
Medical Benefits Division

Department of Health

 

 


Contents

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

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

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

4  Schedules................................................................................................................................. 1

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                           2

Health Insurance (Eligible Collection Centres) Approval Principles 2010                              2

Schedule 2—Application                                                                                              3

 

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Health Insurance (Eligible Collection Centres) Approval Amendment (Duration of Approvals) Principles 2018.

2  Commencement

                   This instrument commences on 1 December 2018.

3  Authority

                   This instrument is made under subsection 23DNBA(4) of the Health Insurance Act 1973.

4  Schedules

                   Each instrument that is specified in a Schedule to this instrument is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this instrument has effect according to its terms.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 1Amendments

Health Insurance (Eligible Collection Centres) Approval Principles 2010

1  Subsection 6(3)

Repeal the subsection, substitute:

                     (3)  An approval granted in respect of an application must be expressed to be valid for two years, inclusive of the day of commencement of the approval.

 

Note: An approval may be revoked or cancelled under the Act.

 

2  Subsection 6(3A) (including note)

Repeal the subsection.

 

3  Subsection 6(5)

Repeal the subsection.

 

4  Part 4         Transitional

Repeal the Part.

 

Schedule 2—Application

 

1  Application

             (1)  Despite the amendments made by Schedule 1, section 6 of the Health Insurance (Eligible Collection Centres) Approval Principles 2010, as in force immediately before the commencement of Schedule 1, continues to apply in relation to an application for approval made before that date.

             (2)  For subsection (1):

                     (a)  an application made online is taken to be made at the time the applicant uploads it to the website specified in the prescribed form;

                     (b)  an application sent by post is taken to be made at the time the applicant posts it to the address specified in the prescribed form; and

                     (c)  an application sent by facsimile is taken to be made at the time the applicant dispatches it to the facsimile number specified in the prescribed form.