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Health Insurance Amendment (Pathology Requests) Bill 2010


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Not Proceeding
Portfolio
Health and Ageing

Summary

Amends the Health Insurance Act 1973 to allow patients to take a pathology request to an approved pathology practitioner or authority of their choice.

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 10/02/10  
Second reading moved 10/02/10  
Second reading debate 12/05/10  
Second reading agreed to 12/05/10  
Third reading agreed to 12/05/10  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 13/05/10  
Second reading moved 13/05/10  
Lapsed at end of Parliament 28/09/10  
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

No proposed amendments have been circulated.

Schedules of amendments

Bills Digest



Notes
  • Referred to Committee (24/02/2010): Senate Community Affairs Legislation Committee
  • Committee report (12/05/2010)
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