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This instrument determines the period in which a private health insurer that receives an application from a person for registration as a participant in the premiums reduction scheme, or a notice from a person that they wish to withdraw from the scheme, must notify the Chief Executive Medicare of the application or withdrawal notice.
Administered by: Health
Registered 18 Feb 2020
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR24-Feb-2020
Tabled Senate24-Feb-2020
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Commonwealth Coat of Arms of Australia

 

Private Health Insurance (Notifications Under the Premiums Reduction Scheme) Determination 2020

 

I, David Evenden, delegate of the Chief Executive Medicare, make the following instrument.

Dated   17 February 2020                               

David Evenden

Acting National Manager

Population Health Branch

Services Australia

 

 

 


Contents

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

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

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

4  Repeal....................................................................................................................................... 1

5  Registration as Participant........................................................................................................ 1

6  Withdrawal as Participant......................................................................................................... 1

 

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Private Health Insurance (Notifications Under the Premiums Reduction Scheme) Determination 2020.

2  Commencement

                   This instrument commences on the day after it is registered.

3  Authority

                   This instrument is made under subsection 23-15(2) and subsection 23-30(2) of the Private Health Insurance Act 2007.

Repeal

                   The Private Health Insurance (Notifications Under the Premiums Reduction Scheme) Determination 2013 is repealed.

5  Registration as Participant

                   For the purposes of subsection 23-15(2) of the Private Health Insurance Act 2007, a private health insurer that receives an application by a person to become a participant in the premiums reduction scheme must notify the Chief Executive Medicare of the application, in the approved form, no more than 7 business days after receiving the application.

 6  Withdrawal as Participant

                   For            the purposes of subsection 23-30(2) of the Private Health Insurance Act 2007, a private health insurer that receives a notice that a person no longer wishes to be registered in respect of a policy must notify the Chief Executive Medicare of the notice, in the approved form, no more than 7 business days after receiving the notice.