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This instrument amends the Private Health Insurance (Benefits Requirements) Rules 2011 to insert 2 new Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) items, remove 30 MBS items and update the reference to the new Second Tier Advisory Committee approved list of facilities that are eligible for second-tier default benefits.
Administered by: Health
Registered 19 Dec 2018
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR12-Feb-2019
Tabled Senate12-Feb-2019
Date of repeal 02 Aug 2019
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Legislation Act 2003
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Commonwealth Coat of Arms of Australia

 

Private Health Insurance (Benefit Requirements) Amendment Rules 2018 (No. 6)

I, ANDREW SIMPSON, delegate of the Minister for Health, make the following rules.

Dated   18 December 2018                             

Andrew Simpson

Acting First Assistant Secretary
Medical Benefits Division
Department of Health

 


Contents

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

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

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

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

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                           2

Private Health Insurance (Benefit Requirements) Rules 2011                                                     2

 

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Private Health Insurance (Benefit Requirements) Amendment Rules 2018 (No. 6).

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

The day after this instrument is registered.

 

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this instrument as originally made.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 item 3A of the table in section 333-20 of the Private Health Insurance Act 2007.

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

Private Health Insurance (Benefit Requirements) Rules 2011

[1]  Schedule 1, subclause 6(3)

Omit “30493”.

[2]  Schedule 1, subclause 6(3)

Omit “31260”.

[3]  Schedule 1, subclause 6(3)

Omit “31270”.

[4]  Schedule 1, subclause 6(3)

Omit “31275”.

[5]  Schedule 1, subclause 6(3)

Omit “31295”.

[6]  Schedule 1, subclause 6(3)

Omit “31300”.

[7]  Schedule 1, subclause 6(3)

Omit “31305”.

[8]  Schedule 1, subclause 6(3)

Omit “31310”.

[9]  Schedule 1, subclause 6(3)

Omit “31315”.

[10]  Schedule 1, subclause 6(3)

Omit “31320”.

[11]  Schedule 1, subclause 6(3)

Omit “31325”.

[12]  Schedule 1, subclause 6(3)

Omit “31330”.

[13]  Schedule 1, subclause 6(3)

Omit “31335”.

[14]  Schedule 3, subclause 5(1)

Omit “35687”.

[15]  Schedule 3, subclause 5(1)

Omit “41819”.

[16]  Schedule 3, clause 8 (paragraphs under the heading “Category 1 – Attendances”)

Omit “2630”.

[17]  Schedule 3, clause 8 (paragraphs under the heading “Category 1 – Attendances”)

Omit:

“A25:

5906  5908  5910  5912”.

[18]  Schedule 3, clause 8 (paragraphs under the heading “Category 5 – Diagnostic Imaging Services”)

Omit “61544”.

[19]  Schedule 3, clause 8 (paragraphs under the heading “Category 5 – Diagnostic Imaging Services”)

Omit “61556”.

[20]  Schedule 3, clause 8 (paragraphs under the heading “Category 5 – Diagnostic Imaging Services”)

Omit “61568”.

[21]  Schedule 3, clause 8 (paragraphs under the heading “Category 5 – Diagnostic Imaging Services”)

Omit “63525”.

[22]  Schedule 3, clause 8 (paragraphs under the heading “Category 5 – Diagnostic Imaging Services”)

Omit “63526”.

[23]  Schedule 3, clause 8 (paragraphs under the heading “Category 5 – Diagnostic Imaging Services”)

Omit “63527”.

[24]  Schedule 3, clause 8 (paragraphs under the heading “Category 5 – Diagnostic Imaging Services”)

Omit “63528”.

[25]  Schedule 3, clause 8 (paragraphs under the heading “Category 5 – Diagnostic Imaging Services”)

Omit “63529”.

[26]  Schedule 3, clause 8 (paragraphs under the heading “Category 5 – Diagnostic Imaging Services”)

Omit “63530”.

[27]  Schedule 3, clause 8 (paragraphs under the heading “Category 6 – Pathology services”)

Omit “73330”.

[28]  Schedule 3, clause 8 (paragraphs under the heading “Category 6 – Pathology services”)

After “72813”, insert “72814”.

[29]  Schedule 3, clause 8 (paragraphs under the heading “Category 6 – Pathology services”)

After “73343”, insert “73344”.

[30]  Schedule 3, Schedule 5, subclause 4(1)

Omit “Private Health Insurance (Benefit Requirements) Amendment Rules 2018 (No.4)”, substitute “Private Health Insurance (Benefit Requirements) Amendment Rules 2018 (No.6)”.