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Health Insurance Amendment (Compliance) Bill 2011


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Health Insurance Amendment (Compliance) Bill 2010



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

Summary

Amends the Health Insurance Act 1973 to: enable the Chief Executive Officer of Medicare Australia to require certain documents to be produced by a medical practitioner during a compliance audit; and provide that a practitioner unable to substantiate an amount paid for a service may be liable to pay a penalty.

Progress of bill

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House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 17/11/10  
Second reading moved 17/11/10  
Referred to Main Committee 28/02/11  
Second reading debate 02/03/11  
Second reading agreed to 02/03/11  
Reported from Main Committee 03/03/11  
Third reading agreed to 03/03/11  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 03/03/11  
Second reading moved 03/03/11  
Second reading debate 21/03/11  
Second reading agreed to 21/03/11  
Third reading agreed to 21/03/11  
     
Text of bill as passed both Houses 21/03/11  
Assent 08/04/11 Act no.: 10 - Year: 2011
     

Text of bill

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  • As passed by both Houses

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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

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Notes