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Health Insurance Amendment (Pathology Requests) Bill 2010


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
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

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House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 20/10/10  
Second reading moved 20/10/10  
Second reading debate 22/11/10  
Second reading agreed to 22/11/10  
Consideration in detail debate 22/11/10 Amendment details: 1 Opposition agreed to
Third reading agreed to 22/11/10  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 24/11/10  
Second reading moved 24/11/10  
Second reading debate 26/11/10  
Second reading agreed to 26/11/10  
Third reading agreed to 26/11/10  
     
Text of bill as passed both Houses 26/11/10  
Assent 10/12/10 Act no.: 138 of 2010
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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  • Third reading

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  • As passed by both Houses

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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  • Revised explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

House of Representatives
  • Non-Government
DUTTON, Peter, MP

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Schedules of amendments

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Notes