Health Entitlement Cards Amendment Regulations 1999

5 Interpretation
  • Regulation 22 of the principal regulations is amended by revoking the definition of the term prescription item, and substituting the following definition:

    Prescription item means 1 or more pharmaceuticals for which 1 charge was made to a family unit by a pharmacist under a service agreement between the Health Funding Authority and the pharmacist; but does not include any item prescribed in relation to treatment paid for (in whole or in part) by the Accident Compensation Corporation or an insurer under the Accident Insurance Act 1998:.