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National Health Amendment (Decisions under the Continence Aids Payment Scheme) Bill 2021

Type
Government
Portfolio
Health and Aged Care
Originating house
Senate
Status
Assent
Parliament no
46

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Summary

Amends the National Health Act 1953 to provide that the legislative instrument establishing the Continence Aids Payment Scheme may provide that applications may be made to the Administrative Appeals Tribunal for review of decisions made under the instrument.

Progress

Senate
Introduced and read a first time 16 Jun 2021
Second reading moved 16 Jun 2021
Second reading debate 05 Aug 2021
Second reading agreed to 05 Aug 2021
Third reading agreed to 05 Aug 2021
House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 05 Aug 2021
Second reading moved 01 Sep 2021
Second reading debate 01 Sep 2021
Second reading agreed to 01 Sep 2021
Third reading agreed to 01 Sep 2021
Finally passed both Houses 01 Sep 2021
Assent
  • Act no: 102
  • Year: 2021
10 Sep 2021

Documents and transcripts

Text of bill

Explanatory memoranda

Proposed amendments

No proposed amendments have been circulated.

Schedules of amendments

No documents at present

Notes

Helpful information

Text of bill

  • First reading: Text of the bill as introduced into the Parliament
  • Third reading: Prepared if the bill is amended by the house in which it was introduced. This version of the bill is then considered by the second house.
  • As passed by both houses: Final text of bill agreed to by both the House of Representatives and the Senate which is presented to the Governor-General for assent.

Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum: Accompanies and provides an explanation of the content of the introduced version (first reading) of the bill.
  • Supplementary explanatory memorandum: Accompanies and explains amendments proposed by the government to the bill.
  • Revised explanatory memorandum: Accompanies and explains the amended version (third reading) of the bill. It supersedes the explanatory memorandum.

Proposed amendments

Circulated by members and senators when they propose to make changes to the bill. For details about the outcome of proposed amendments please refer to either the Votes and Proceedings (House of Representatives) or the Journals (Senate).

Schedules of amendments

Schedules of amendments list amendments agreed to by the second house are communicated to the first house for consideration. Subsequent action by either house may also be included in a schedule.