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This instrument applies to medical devices that are disposable face masks, disposable gloves, disposable gowns, and protective eye wear, which are designed to prevent the transmission of organisms. The effect of the instrument is to exempt these medical devices from certain requirements under the Therapeutic Goods Act 1989 in order to deal with the threat to public health caused by the COVID-19 emergency.
Administered by: Health
Registered 22 Mar 2020
To be ceased 31 Jan 2021
Ceased by Therapeutic Goods Act 1989
Ceasing Comments see subsection 41GS(4) of the Therapeutic Goods Act 1989
Enabled by
Authoritative version Therapeutic Goods Act 1989
C2004A03952No. 21, 1990