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Legislative Assembly for the ACT: 2004 Week 7 Hansard (1 July) . . Page.. 3242..


after

this part

insert

(including in its operation in relation to another Territory law)

Schedule 2

Health Professionals Bill 2003

Amendments moved by Ms Tucker

1

Proposed new clause 22 (1A)

Page 13, line 14-

insert

(1A) However, the Executive may make regulations under subsection (1) in relation to a health profession only after it has consulted with an entity that is generally accepted to represent the health profession.

2

Proposed new clause 22 (3)

Page 13, line 17-

insert

(3) Subject to any disallowance or amendment under the Legislation Act, chapter 7, the regulations mentioned in subsection (1) commence-

(a) if a motion to disallow the regulations is moved in the Legislative Assembly and the motion is negatived-the day after the day the motion is negatived; or

(b) the day after the 6th sitting day after the day the regulations are presented to the Legislative Assembly under that chapter; or

(c) if the regulations provide for a later date or time of commencement-on that date or at that time.

3

Proposed new clause 78 (2) to (4)

Page 46, line 18-

insert

(2) A health professional may make a report under subsection (1) despite any other Territory law.

(3) If a health professional makes a report under subsection (1)-

(a) making the report is not-

(i) a breach of confidence; or

(ii) a breach of professional etiquette; or

(iii) a breach of professional ethics; or


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