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Health and Other Services (Compensation) Legislation Amendment Bill 2001

 

 

 

 

Health and Other Services (Compensation) Legislation Amendment Act 2001

 

No. 150, 2001



 

 

 

 

Health and Other Services (Compensation) Legislation Amendment Act 2001

 

No. 150, 2001

 

 

 

 

An Act to amend the Health and Other Services (Compensation) Act 1995 , and for related purposes

   

   



Contents

1............ Short title............................................................................................ 1

2............ Commencement.................................................................................. 1

3............ Schedule(s).......................................................................................... 2

Schedule 1—Health and Other Services (Compensation) Act 1995           3

Health and Other Services (Compensation) Act 1995                                          3

Schedule 2—Health and Other Services (Compensation) Care Charges Act 1995               13

Health and Other Services (Compensation) Care Charges Act 1995              13

Schedule 3—Changed administrative law arrangements                                14

Administrative Review Tribunal (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) Act 2001                14

Health and Other Services (Compensation) Act 1995                                        14

 



Health and Other Services (Compensation) Legislation Amendment Act 2001

No. 150, 2001

 

 

 

An Act to amend the Health and Other Services (Compensation) Act 1995 , and for related purposes

[ Assented to 1 October 2001 ]

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Health and Other Services (Compensation) Legislation Amendment Act 2001 .

2   Commencement

             (1)  Subject to subsections (2), (3), (4) and (5), this Act commences on a day to be fixed by Proclamation.

             (2)  Subject to subsections (3), (4) and (5), if this Act does not commence under subsection (1) within the period of 6 months beginning on the day on which it receives the Royal Assent, it commences on the first day after the end of that period.

             (3)  If the Health and Aged Care Legislation Amendment (Application of Criminal Code) Act 2001 commences before the commencement of Schedule 1 to this Act, then item 21 of Schedule 1 to this Act does not commence.

             (4)  Subject to subsection (5), Schedule 3 commences at the later of:

                     (a)  the time when Parts 4 to 10 of the Administrative Review Tribunal Act 2001 commence; and

                     (b)  immediately after the commencement of Schedule 1 to this Act.

             (5)  If item 259 of Schedule 1 and items 264 and 265 of Schedule 3 to the Administrative Review Tribunal (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) Act 2001 commence before the commencement of Schedule 1 to this Act, then items 1 and 2 of Schedule 3 to this Act do not commence.

3   Schedule(s)

                   Subject to section 2, each Act that is specified in a Schedule to this Act is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this Act has effect according to its terms.