Health and Disability Commissioner Act 1994

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18 Review of operation of Act


As soon as practicable after the expiry of the period of 3 years beginning on the commencement of this Part, and then at intervals of not more than 5 years, the Commissioner shall—


review the operation of this Act since—


the date of the commencement of this Part (in the case of the first review carried out under this paragraph); or


the date of the last review carried out under this paragraph (in the case of every subsequent review); and


consider whether any amendments to this Act are necessary or desirable; and


report the Commissioner’s findings to the Minister.


As soon as practicable after receiving a report from the Commissioner under subsection (1)(c), the Minister shall lay a copy of that report before the House of Representatives.