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PB 73 of 2022 Determinations/Health as made
This instrument amends the National Health (Pharmaceutical Benefits) (Pharmacist Substitution of Medicines without Prescription during Shortages) Determination 2021 by deleting two items that are no longer subject of a TGA Serious Scarcity Substitution Instrument.
Administered by: Health and Aged Care
Registered 29 Jul 2022
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR01-Aug-2022
Tabled Senate02-Aug-2022
To be repealed 23 Nov 2022
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Legislation Act 2003

 

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PB 73 of 2022

 

National Health (Pharmaceutical Benefits)

(Pharmacist Substitution of Medicines without

Prescription during Shortages) Amendment (No. 3) Determination 2022

I, Nikolai Tsyganov, as delegate of the Minister for Health and Aged Care, make the following determination.

Dated        28 July 2022

 

 

 

 

 

Nikolai Tsyganov

Acting Assistant Secretary

Pricing and PBS Policy Branch

Technology Assessment and Access Division

Department of Health and Aged Care

 

  

  


 

Contents

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

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

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

4                    Schedules .................................................................................................................... 1

Schedule 1—Amendments

National Health (Pharmaceutical Benefits) (Pharmacist Substitution of Medicines

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without Prescription during Shortages) Determination 2021

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1  Name

(1)    This instrument is the National Health (Pharmaceutical Benefits) (Pharmacist Substitution of Medicines without Prescription during Shortages) Amendment (No. 3) Determination 2022.

(2)    This instrument may also be cited as PB 73 of 2022.

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

01 August 2022.

01 August 2022.

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 subsection 89A(3) 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 1  Amendments

 

Schedule 1—Amendments

  

National Health (Pharmaceutical Benefits) (Pharmacist Substitution of

Medicines without Prescription during Shortages) Determination 2021

1  Subsection 5(8), omit:

 

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Listed drug: Abatacept

Form: Injection 125 mg in 1 mL single dose autoinjector

Manner of administration: Injection

Brand: Orencia ClickJect

Listed drug: Abatacept

Form: Injection 125 mg in 1 mL single dose pre‑filled syringe

Manner of administration: Injection

Brand: Orencia

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Listed drug: Abatacept

Form: Injection 125 mg in 1 mL dose single dose pre‑filled syringe

Manner of administration: Injection

Brand: Orencia

Listed drug: Abatacept

Form: Injection 125 mg in 1 mL single autoinjector

Manner of administration: Injection

Brand: Orencia ClickJect