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This instrument amends the My Health Records (National Application) Rules 2017 to extend the opt-out period to provide that people will have until 31 January 2019 to opt-out of having a My Health Record.
Administered by: Health
Registered 14 Nov 2018
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR26-Nov-2018
Tabled Senate26-Nov-2018
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Commonwealth Coat of Arms of Australia

 

My Health Records (National Application) Amendment (Extension of Opt-out Period No. 2) Rules 2018

I, Greg Hunt, Minister for Health, make the following rules.

Dated   14 November 2018                             

Greg Hunt

Minister for Health

 


Contents

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

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

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

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

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                           2

My Health Records (National Application) Rules 2017                                                                2

 

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the My Health Records (National Application) Amendment (Extension of Opt-out Period No. 2) Rules 2018.

2  Commencement

                   This instrument commences the day after it is registered.

3  Authority

                   This instrument is made under section 109 of the My Health Records Act 2012.

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                   Each instrument that is specified in a Schedule to this instrument is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this instrument has effect according to its terms.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

My Health Records (National Application) Rules 2017

1  Paragraph 6(3)(b)

Repeal the paragraph, substitute:

                     (b)  the period is the period beginning on the day on which this Part commences and ending on 31 January 2019.