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Health Services Act 1997

Australia New South Wales Government Country Resources General Health Legislation Australia, New South Wales 31 December 1997 Legislation/regulation health service

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An Act to regulate the public health system of New South Wales; to repeal the Area Health Services Act 1986 and the Public Hospitals Act 1929; to amend various other Acts; and for other purposes.


Contents

Chapter 1 Preliminary
1 Name of Act 2
2 Commencement 2
3 Definitions 2
4 Objects of Act 2
5 Notes 3
Chapter 2 Structure of the public health system
6 What is the public health system? 4
7 What is a public health organisation? 4
8 What is a local health district? 4
9 Primary purposes of local health districts 4
10 Functions of local health districts 4
11 What is a statutory health corporation? 6
12 Functions of statutory health corporations 6

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