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Instrument 2019 No. R44/ MRCC44 Schemes as made
This instrument varies the Repatriation Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme and the MRCA Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme to mirror changes initiated by the Department of Health to the National Health (Pharmaceutical Benefits) Regulations 2017 for the purposes of the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme. The variations make amendments to support the regulation of electronic prescriptions and specifically provide assurance for privacy and security, and amend the schemes to require the inclusion of active ingredients on Repatriation Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme prescriptions (including medications chart prescriptions) with some exceptions.
Administered by: Veterans' Affairs
Registered 30 Oct 2019
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled Senate11-Nov-2019
Tabled HR25-Nov-2019
Date of repeal 25 Feb 2020
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Legislation Act 2003
Authoritative version Repatriation Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme
Authoritative version MRCA Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (No. MRCC 44/2013)
F2013L02012MRCC 44/2013