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Private Health Insurance Legislation Amendment Bill 2008

 

 

 

 

 

 

Private Health Insurance Legislation Amendment Act 2008

 

No. 54, 2008

 

 

 

 

 

An Act to amend the law in relation to private health insurance, and for related purposes

   

   



Contents

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

2............ Commencement.................................................................................. 2

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

Schedule 1—Health-related business                                                                           3

Australian Securities and Investments Commission Act 2001                             3

Corporations Act 2001                                                                                                3

Insurance Act 1973                                                                                                      3

Insurance Contracts Act 1984                                                                                   4

Schedule 2—Restricted access insurers                                                                     5

Private Health Insurance Act 2007                                                                           5

Schedule 3—The requirement for private health insurers to be companies               6

Part 1—Amendments                                                                                                       6

Private Health Insurance Act 2007                                                                           6

Part 2—Transitional provisions                                                                                     7

Schedule 4—Corporate products                                                                                    8

Private Health Insurance Act 2007                                                                           8

Schedule 5—Pilot projects                                                                                                  9

Private Health Insurance Act 2007                                                                           9

 



 

 

Private Health Insurance Legislation Amendment Act 2008

No. 54, 2008

 

 

 

An Act to amend the law in relation to private health insurance, and for related purposes

[ Assented to 25 June 2008 ]

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Private Health Insurance Legislation Amendment Act 2008 .

2   Commencement

                   This Act commences on the day on which it receives the Royal Assent.

3   Schedule(s)

                   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.