Health Entitlement Cards Amendment Regulations 1998

4 Commencement dates and expiry dates of community services cards
  • (1) Regulation 5(2) of the principal regulations is amended by omitting the expression Group 1 in each place where it occurs in paragraphs (a) and (c).

    (2) Regulation 5(2) of the principal regulations is amended by revoking paragraph (b), and substituting the following paragraph:

    • (b) In the case of a community services card issued to a person eligible under regulation 8(1)(c), the date that is 3 months before the date on which the application for the card was received:.

    (3) Regulation 5(2) of the principal regulations is amended by revoking paragraph (d), and substituting the following paragraph:

    • (d) In the case of a community services card issued to a person eligible for a card under regulation 8(1)(g), the date on which the person commenced receiving residential care disability services purchased by or with the assistance of a purchaser.