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Australian Immunisation Register Bill 2015


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Health

Summary

Introduced with the Australian Immunisation Register (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) Bill 2015, the bill establishes the Australian Childhood Immunisation Register to collect and record vaccinations given to individuals under the age of 20 years and provides for: the type of information that may be collected for the purposes of the register; the disclosure and confidentiality of information; and the Commonwealth to make payments to recognised vaccination providers when they notify the register of a vaccination.

Progress of bill

For committee reference information, please see the Notes section at the end of this page.

House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 10/09/15  
Second reading moved 10/09/15  
Second reading debate 12/10/15  
Second reading agreed to 12/10/15  
Third reading agreed to 12/10/15  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 13/10/15  
Second reading moved 13/10/15  
Second reading debate 15/10/15  
Second reading agreed to 15/10/15  
Third reading agreed to 15/10/15  
     
Finally passed both Houses 15/10/15  
Assent 12/11/15 Act no: 138 - Year: 2015
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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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
  • An electronic version of this Act is available on the Federal Register of Legislation (www.legislation.gov.au)