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PB 64 of 2020 Arrangements as made
This instrument amends the National Health (Remote Area Aboriginal Health Services Program) Special Arrangement 2017 (PB 107 of 2017) to provide for amendments to reflect a change to the handling fee and patient specific medicine supply fee paid for the supply of PBS medicines.
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Registered 30 Jun 2020
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National Health (Remote Area Aboriginal Health Services Program) Amendment Special Arrangement 2020 (No. 1)

 

PB 64 of 2020

I, Natasha Ploenges, delegate of the Minister for Health, make this Special Arrangement under section 100 of the National Health Act 1953.

Dated   26 June 2020              

Natasha Ploenges

Acting Assistant Secretary

Pharmacy Branch

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

National Health (Remote Area Aboriginal Health Services Program) Special Arrangement 2017                2

 

 

 


1  Name

(1)    This instrument is the National Health (Remote Area Aboriginal Health Services Program) Amendment Special Arrangement 2020 (No. 1).

(2)    This instrument may also be cited as PB 64 of 2020.

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 July 2020.

1 July 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Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this instrument as originally made.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 section 100 of the National Health Act 1953.

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

National Health (Remote Area Aboriginal Health Services Program) Special Arrangement 2017

1  Section 15 Amount of payments paragraph (1)(c)

Omit “$3.08”, substitute “$3.12”.

2  Section 15 Amount of payments paragraph (1)(d)

Omit “$4.84”, substitute “$4.91”.

3  Section 15 (Note)

Omit:

In 2017, the relevant determination under paragraph 98B(1)(a) of the Act was PB 64 of 2015.

Substitute:

In 2020, the relevant determination under paragraph 98B(1)(a) of the Act was PB 66 of 2020.