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PB 68 of 2020 Specifications as made
This instrument amends the National Health (Pharmaceutical benefits—early supply) Instrument 2015 (PB 120 of 2015) to add, delete and alter listed pharmaceutical items and associated periods and circumstances.
Administered by: Health
Registered 31 Jul 2020

PB 68 of 2020

 

National Health (Pharmaceutical benefits – early supply) Amendment Instrument 2020
(No. 6)

 

National Health Act 1953

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I, NIKOLAI TSYGANOV, Assistant Secretary (Acting), Pricing and PBS Policy Branch, Technology Assessment and Access Division, Department of Health, delegate of the Minister for Health, make this Instrument under subsection 84AAA(2) of the National Health Act 1953.

 

Dated    30 july 2020

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

NIKOLAI TSYGANOV

Assistant Secretary (Acting)

Pricing and PBS Policy Branch

Technology Assessment and Access Division

Department of Health

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1          Name of Instrument

(1)          This Instrument is the National Health (Pharmaceutical benefits – early supply) Amendment Instrument 2020 (No. 6).

(2)          This Instrument may also be cited as PB 68 of 2020.

2          Commencement

This Instrument commences on 1 August 2020.

3          Amendment of National Health (Pharmaceutical benefits—early supply) Instrument 2015 (PB 120 of 2015)

Schedule 1 amends the National Health (Pharmaceutical benefits—early supply) Instrument 2015 (PB 120 of 2015).

 


Schedule 1       Amendments

[1]             Schedule 1, after entry for Metformin in the form Tablet (extended release) containing metformin hydrochloride 1 g

insert:

 

Tablet (prolonged release) containing metformin hydrochloride 500 mg

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