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Health Insurance Amendment (Medical Specialists) Bill 2006


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Health Insurance Amendment (Medical Specialists) Bill 2005



Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Health and Ageing

Summary

Amends the Health Insurance Act 1973 to amend procedures and prerequisites for the recognition of certain medical specialists and consultant physicians for Medicare rebate purposes.

Progress of bill

For committee reference information, please see the Notes section at the end of this page.

House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 23/06/05  
Second reading moved 23/06/05  
Second reading agreed to 17/08/05  
Third reading agreed to 17/08/05  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 18/08/05  
Second reading moved 18/08/05  
Second reading agreed to 14/09/06  
Committee of the Whole debate 14/09/06  
Third reading agreed to 14/09/06  
     
Assent 27/09/06 Act no.: 104 - Year: 2006
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

Senate
  • Australian Democrats [sheet 4848]
ALLISON, Lyn

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Schedules of amendments

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Notes
  • An electronic version of this Act is available on the Federal Register of Legislation (www.legislation.gov.au)