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Therapeutic Goods (Charges) Amendment Bill 2001
Schedule  1 Amendment of the Therapeutic Goods (Charges) Act 1989

   

1  Title

Omit “ registration and listing ”, substitute “ registration, listing and inclusion in the Register ”.

2  At the end of section 3

Add:

             (2)  However, for the purposes of this Act, if a suspension of a kind of medical device, or any medical devices of a particular kind, has effect under Chapter 4 of the Therapeutic Goods Act 1989 , that kind of medical device is taken to be included in the Register under that Chapter.

3  After subsection 4(1A)

Insert:

          (1B)  Annual charges of such amounts as are prescribed are payable in respect of the inclusion of kinds of medical devices in the Register under Chapter 4 of the Therapeutic Goods Act that has effect at any time during a financial year.

4  Subsections 4(3) and (4)

Omit “Part 3”, substitute “Part 3-2”.

5  After subsection 4(4)

Insert:

          (4A)  If:

                     (a)  medical devices are included in the Register under subsection 6A(3) of the Therapeutic Goods Act; and

                     (b)  the devices are so included for the purposes of a provision of a corresponding State law that provides for the inclusion of devices in the Register;

this section has effect as if the devices had been included in the Register under Chapter 4 of the Therapeutic Goods Act.

6  Subsection 4(5)

Omit “Part 4” (wherever occurring), substitute “Part 3-3”.

7  Paragraph 5(2)(a)

After “of goods”, insert “(including medical devices)”.

8  Subsection 5(3)

After “therapeutic goods”, insert “, or the inclusion of kinds of medical devices in the Register under Chapter 4 of the Therapeutic Goods Act 1989 ,”.

9  Subsection 5(3)

After “those goods”, insert “or devices”.