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This instrument amends the Private Health Insurance (Prostheses) Rules (No. 3) 2022 to update the list of the kinds of prostheses for which a benefit must be paid where the prosthesis is provided in the conditions and circumstances specified in the Private Health Insurance Act 2007, and sets out the minimum and, where applicable, maximum benefit payable.
Administered by: Health and Aged Care
Registered 16 Nov 2022
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR21-Nov-2022
Tabled Senate21-Nov-2022
To be repealed 08 Mar 2023
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Legislation Act 2003
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Commonwealth Coat of Arms of Australia

 

Private Health Insurance (Prostheses) Amendment Rules (No. 3) 2022

I, Elizabeth Flynn, delegate of the Minister for Health and Aged Care, make the following Rules.

Dated   15 November 2022

 

 

Elizabeth Flynn

Assistant Secretary

Prostheses List Reform Taskforce

Technology Assessment and Access Division

Health Resourcing Group

Australian Government Department of Health and Aged Care

 

 

 


Contents

 

1  Name........................................................................................................................................ 2

2  Commencement........................................................................................................................ 2

3  Authority.................................................................................................................................. 2

4  Schedules................................................................................................................................. 2

Schedule 1—Amendments........................................................................... 3

Private Health Insurance (Prostheses) Rules (No. 3) 2022.................................................... 3

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Private Health Insurance (Prostheses) Amendment Rules (No. 3) 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

1 December 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 item 4 of the table in section 333-20 of the Private Health Insurance Act 2007.

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

Private Health Insurance (Prostheses) Rules (No. 3) 2022

1 Schedule 1, Part 1, Prostheses List – Part A, table item 10.07 – Arterial Closure Devices

Repeal the item.

2 Schedule 1, Part 3 – Prostheses List – Part C

Repeal and replace the table.

3 Schedule 1, Part 4 – Prostheses List – Part D, table item 10.07 – Arterial Closure Devices

Repeal and replace the item.