Legislation administered by the Minister for Health

A listing of Legislation administered by the Minister for Health

Page last updated: 19 September 2017

Legislation administered by the Minister

  • Aged Care (Accommodation Payment Security) Act 2006
  • Aged Care (Accommodation Payment Security) Levy Act 2006
  • Aged Care Act 1997
  • Aged Care (Living Longer Living Better) Act 2013
  • Aged Care (Transitional Provisions) Act 1997
  • Aged Care Legislation Amendment (Increasing Consumer Choice) Act 2016
  • Australian Aged Care Quality Agency Act 2013
  • Australian Aged Care Quality Agency (Transitional Provisions) Act 2013
  • Australian Hearing Services Act 1991, subsections 8(4) to 8(8) inclusive
  • Australian Immunisation Register Act 2015
  • Australian Immunisation Register (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) Act 2015
  • Australian Institute of Health and Welfare Act 1987
  • Australian National Preventive Health Agency Act 2010
  • Australian Organ and Tissue Donation and Transplantation Authority Act 2008
  • Australian Organ and Tissue Donation and Transplantation Authority Amendment (New Governance Arrangements) Act 2016
  • Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Act 1998
  • Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety (Licence Charges) Act 1998
  • Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority Act 2006
  • Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) Act 2006
  • Australian Sports Commission Act 1989
  • Biosecurity Act 2015, except to the extent administered by the Agriculture Minister
  • Biosecurity (Consequential Amendments and Transitional Provisions) Act 2015, except to the extent administered by the Agriculture Minister
  • Budget Savings (Omnibus) Act 2016, Part 2 of Schedule 7
  • Cancer Australia Act 2006
  • Commonwealth Serum Laboratories Act 1961
  • Dental Benefits Act 2008
  • Epidemiological Studies (Confidentiality) Act 1981
  • Food Standards Australia New Zealand Act 1991
  • Gene Technology Act 2000
  • Gene Technology (Licence Charges) Act 2000
  • Health and Other Services (Compensation) Act 1995
  • Health and Other Services (Compensation) Care Charges Act 1995
  • Health Insurance Act 1973
  • Health Insurance Amendment (Professional Services Review) Act 2012
  • Health Insurance (Approved Pathology Specimen Collection Centres) Tax Act 2000
  • Health Insurance Commission (Reform and Separation of Functions) Act 1997
  • Health Insurance (Pathology) (Fees) Act 1991
  • Healthcare Identifiers Act 2010
  • Hearing Services Administration Act 1997
  • Hearing Services and AGHS Reform Act 1997
  • Home and Community Care Act 1985
  • Human Services (Medicare) Act 1973, Part IID, section 3 (definition of ‘Departmental employee’) and section 8AC, in relation to health provider compliance
  • Industrial Chemicals (Notification and Assessment) Act 1989
  • Industrial Chemicals (Registration Charge - Customs) Act 1997
  • Industrial Chemicals (Registration Charge - Excise) Act 1997
  • Industrial Chemicals (Registration Charge - General) Act 1997
  • Major Sporting Events (Indicia and Images) Protection Act 2014
  • Medical Indemnity Act 2002
  • Medical Indemnity Agreement (Financial Assistance – Binding Commonwealth Obligations) Act 2002
  • Medical Indemnity (Competitive Advantage Payment) Act 2005
  • Medical Indemnity (Prudential Supervision and Product Standards) Act 2003, Part 3, Division 2A
  • Medical Indemnity (Run-off Cover Support Payment) Act 2004
  • Medical Indemnity (UMP Support Payment) Act 2002
  • Medicare Guarantee Act 2017, to the extent of its application to the Medicare Guarantee Fund (Health) Special Account
  • Midwife Professional Indemnity (Commonwealth Contribution) Scheme Act 2010
  • Midwife Professional Indemnity (Run-off Cover Support Payment) Act 2010
  • My Health Records Act 2012
  • Narcotic Drugs Act 1967, sections 9, 10, 11, 13, 19 and 23 and subsection 24(1), and so much of the remaining provisions of the Act (other than sections 12 and 22 and subsection 24(2)) as relates to powers and functions under those sections
  • Narcotic Drugs Amendment Act 2016
  • Narcotic Drugs (Licence Charges) Act 2016
  • National Blood Authority Act 2003
  • National Cancer Screening Register Act 2016
  • National Cancer Screening (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) Act 2016
  • National Health Act 1953
  • National Health and Medical Research Council Act 1992
  • National Health Reform Act 2011
  • National Health Security Act 2007
  • Private Health Insurance Act 2007
  • Private Health Insurance (Complaints Levy) Act 1995
  • Private Health Insurance (National Joint Replacement Register Levy) Act 2009
  • Private Health Insurance (Prostheses Application and Listing Fees) Act 2007
  • Private Health Insurance (Risk Equalisation Levy) Act 2003
  • Private Health Insurance (Transitional Provisions and Consequential Amendments) Act 2007
  • Prohibition of Human Cloning for Reproduction Act 2002
  • Quarantine (Validation of Fees) Act 1985, in relation to human quarantine
  • Research Involving Human Embryos Act 2002
  • Therapeutic Goods Act 1989
  • Therapeutic Goods (Charges) Act 1989
  • Tobacco Advertising Prohibition Act 1992
  • Tobacco Plain Packaging Act 2011
  • World Health Organization Act 1947
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