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These rules ensure an entity that has approved provider status but is not conducting an aged care service immediately before the commencement of the Aged Care Legislation Amendment (New Commissioner Functions) Act 2019 (amending act), maintains their approved provider status after the commencement of the amending act.
Administered by: Health
Registered 23 Dec 2019
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR04-Feb-2020
Tabled Senate04-Feb-2020
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Commonwealth Coat of Arms of Australia

 

Aged Care Legislation Amendment (New Commissioner Functions) (Transitional Provisions) Rules 2019

I, Richard Colbeck, Minister for Aged Care and Senior Australians, make the following rules.

Dated   19 December 2019

Richard Colbeck

Minister for Aged Care and Senior Australians

 

  

  

  


Contents

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

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

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

4............ Definitions..................................................................................................................... 1

5............ Saving of approval of approved providers—specified entity......................................... 1

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Aged Care Legislation Amendment (New Commissioner Functions) (Transitional Provisions) Rules 2019.

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

1 January 2020.

1 January 2020

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this instrument as originally made.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 the Aged Care Legislation Amendment (New Commissioner Functions) Act 2019.

4  Definitions

                   In this instrument:

Act means the Aged Care Legislation Amendment (New Commissioner Functions) Act 2019.

aged care service has the same meaning as in the Aged Care Act 1997.

5  Saving of approval of approved providers—specified entity

                   For the purposes of subparagraph (1)(b)(ii) of item 2 of Schedule 4 to the Act, an entity that proposes to conduct an aged care service is specified.