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This instrument amends the Private Health Insurance (Prostheses) Rules (No. 2) 2019 to remove five texture breast implants from the Prostheses List.
Administered by: Health
Registered 06 Aug 2019
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Private Health Insurance (Prostheses) Amendment Rules (No. 5) 2019

I, Karen Binnekamp, delegate of the Minister for Health, make the following Rules.

Dated 5 August 2019

Karen Binnekamp

Acting Assistant Secretary

Office of Health Technology Assessment

Technology Assessment and Access Division

Department of Health 

 


Contents

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

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

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

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

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                           2

Private Health Insurance (Prostheses) Rules (No. 2) 2019                                                           2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                

                                                                                


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Private Health Insurance (Prostheses) Amendment Rules (No. 5) 2019.

2  Commencement

                   This instrument commences the day after registration.

3  Authority

                   This instrument is made under item 4 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                   Each instrument that is specified in a Schedule to this instrument is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this instrument has effect according to its terms.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 (Prostheses) Rules (No. 2) 2019

1     Schedule 1, Part 1 – Prostheses List – Part A, 07.06.02-Gel Filled (table items dealing with billing codes AW004 and AW007, and associated subheading “Allergan Australia Pty Limited”)

Repeal the items and subheading.

2     Schedule 1, Part 1 – Prostheses List – Part A, 07.06.02-Gel Filled (table items dealing with billing code AW005, and associated subheading “Allergan Australia Pty Limited”)

Repeal the items and subheading.

3     Schedule 1, Part 1 – Prostheses List – Part A, 07.05.02 – Tissue Expanders (table item dealing with billing code AW012 and associated subheading “Allergan Australia Pty Limited”)

Repeal the item and subheading.

4     Schedule 1, Part 1 – Prostheses List – Part A, 07.05.02 – Tissue Expanders (table item dealing with billing code AW013 and associated subheading “Allergan Australia Pty Limited”)

Repeal the item and subheading.