Minister: Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services
Agency: Queensland Ambulance Service


Ambulance Service Act 1991 No. 36

Effective Date Publication Date Amendments Included Notes
02 July 1992 01 August 1992 1992 Act No. 36
28 November 1995 21 December 1995 1995 Act No. 57
01 December 1996 04 December 1996 1996 Act No. 54
20 December 1996 15 April 1997 1996 Act No. 61
01 August 1997 20 January 1998 1997 Act No. 6
13 November 1998 01 December 1998 1998 Act No. 37
30 April 1999 10 May 1999 1999 Act No. 19
01 July 1999 23 July 1999 1999 Act No. 33
01 December 1999 01 December 1999 1999 Act No. 42
01 July 2000 25 July 2000 2000 Act No. 16
15 July 2001 27 July 2001 2001 Act No. 45
13 November 2001 23 November 2001 2001 Act No. 76
28 February 2002 28 February 2002 2001 Act No. 76
01 March 2002 15 March 2002 2001 Act No. 76
14 November 2002

prov exp 13 November 2002

06 December 2002 2002 Act No. 60
01 April 2003 2002 Act No. 74
09 May 2003 2003 Act No. 19
01 July 2003 2003 Act No. 34
29 November 2004 2004 Act No. 53
01 December 2005 2005 Act No. 48
20 March 2008 2007 Act No. 28
01 January 2009 2008 Act No. 64
02 March 2009 2008 Act No. 64
01 July 2009 2009 Act No. 9
02 November 2009 2009 Act No. 25
01 July 2010 2010 Act No. 14
01 November 2010 2010 Act No. 37
01 December 2010 2010 Act No. 35
01 July 2012 2011 Act No. 32(amd 2012 Act No. 9)2012 Act No. 10
20 May 2013 2013 Act No. 13
21 May 2014 2014 Act No. 17
01 July 2014 2013 Act No. 362014 Act No. 21

RA s 21A

01 September 2015 10 March 2017 2014 Act No. 65
14 November 2002 13 November 2002
01 March 2017 16 March 2017 2016 Act No. 63
30 June 2017 22 January 2018 2016 Act No. 64
09 November 2018 20 November 2018 2018 Act No. 29
01 December 2018 14 January 2019 2017 Act No. 32

Ambulance Service Act 1991 No. 36

date of assent 12 June 1991

ss 1.1–1.2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 July 1991 (proc pubd gaz 22 June 1991 p 976)

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1991 No. 97 ss 1–3 sch 2

date of assent 17 December 1991

commenced on date of assent

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1992 No. 36 ss 1–2 sch 2

date of assent 02 July 1992

commenced on date of assent

Local Government Act 1993 No. 70 ss 1–2, 804 sch

date of assent 07 December 1993

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 26 March 1994 (see s 2 (5))

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1994 No. 15 ss 1–3 sch 2

date of assent 10 May 1994

commenced on date of assent

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act (No. 2) 1994 No. 87 ss 1–3 sch 1

date of assent 01 December 1994

commenced on date of assent

Statutory Authorities Superannuation Legislation Amendment Act 1995 No. 36 ss 1–2, 9 sch 2

date of assent 16 June 1995

commenced on date of assent

Statute Law Revision Act 1995 No. 57 ss 1–2, 4 sch 1

date of assent 28 November 1995

commenced on date of assent

Public Service Act 1996 No. 37 ss 1–2, 147 sch 2

date of assent 22 October 1996

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 December 1996 (1996 SL No. 361)

Statutory Bodies Financial Arrangements Amendment Act 1996 No. 54 ss 1–2, 9 sch

date of assent 20 November 1996

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

s 9 sch amdt 1 commenced 1 August 1997 (1997 SL No. 229)

remaining provisions commenced 1 June 1997 (1997 SL No. 128)

Health Legislation Amendment Act (No. 2) 1996 No. 61 ss 1–2, 15 sch

date of assent 09 December 1996

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 20 December 1996 (1996 SL No. 402)

Ambulance Service Amendment Act 1997 No. 6

date of assent 15 May 1997

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 13 July 1997 (1997 SL No. 216)

Emergency Services Legislation Amendment Act 1998 No. 37 pts 1–2, s 2 sch

date of assent 13 November 1998

commenced on date of assent

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1999 No. 19 ss 1–3 sch

date of assent 30 April 1999

commenced on date of assent

Charitable and Non-Profit Gaming Act 1999 No. 26 ss 1–2, 196 sch 1

date of assent 16 June 1999

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 December 1999 (1999 SL No. 282)

Industrial Relations Act 1999 No. 33 ss 1, 2(2), 747 sch 3

date of assent 18 June 1999

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 July 1999 (1999 SL No. 159)

Road Transport Reform Act 1999 No. 42 ss 1–2(1), 54(3) sch pt 3

date of assent 02 September 1999

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 December 1999 (see s 2 (1))

Police Powers and Responsibilities Act 2000 No. 5 ss 1–2, 461 (prev 373) sch 3

date of assent 23 March 2000

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 July 2000 (see s 2 (1), (3) and 2000 SL No. 174)

Mental Health Act 2000 No. 16 ss 1–2, 590 sch 1 pt 2

date of assent 08 June 2000

ss 1–2, 590 commenced on date of assent (see s 2 (1))

remaining provisions commenced 28 February 2002 (2002 SL No. 27)

Medical Practitioners Registration Act 2001 No. 7 ss 1–2, 302 sch 2

date of assent 11 May 2001

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 March 2002 (2002 SL No. 30)

Corporations (Ancillary Provisions) Act 2001 No. 45 ss 1–2, 29 sch 3

date of assent 28 June 2001

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

sch 3 commenced 15 July 2001 (see s 2 (2) of Act 2001 No. 45 (Qld) and Corporations Act 2001 No. 50 (Cwlth) and proc pubd Cwlth of Australia gaz 13 July 2001, No. S285)

remaining provision commenced immediately before 15 July 2001 (see s 2 (1) of Act 2001 No. 45 (Qld) and Corporations Act 2001 No. 50 (Cwlth) and proc pubd Cwlth of Australia gaz 13 July 2001, No. S285)

Emergency Services Legislation Amendment Act 2001 No. 76 pts 1–2, s 2 sch 1

date of assent 13 November 2001

commenced on date of assent

Emergency Services Legislation Amendment Act 2002 No. 60 pts 1–2, s 23 sch

date of assent 14 November 2002

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 6 December 2002 (2002 SL No. 333)

Discrimination Law Amendment Act 2002 No. 74 ss 1–2, 90 sch

date of assent 13 December 2002

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

s 90 commenced 31 March 2003 (2003 SL No. 51)

remaining provisions commenced 1 April 2003 (2003 SL No. 51)

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2003 No. 19 ss 1, 3 sch

date of assent 09 May 2003

commenced on date of assent

Community Ambulance Cover Act 2003 No. 34 ss 1–2, pt 12

date of assent 29 May 2003

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 July 2003 (see s 2)

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2004 No. 53

date of assent 29 November 2004

commenced on date of assent

Public Health Act 2005 No. 48 ss 1–2, 492 sch 1

date of assent 02 November 2005

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 December 2005 (2005 SL No. 280)

Health and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2007 No. 28 pts 1, 6

date of assent 28 May 2007

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 20 March 2008 (2008 SL No. 68)

Emergency Services Legislation Amendment Act 2008 No. 64 pts 1–2

date of assent 27 November 2008

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

ss 3–5, 9, 11–13 commenced 1 January 2009 (2008 SL No. 438)

remaining provisions commenced 2 March 2009 (2008 SL No. 438)

Financial Accountability Act 2009 No. 9 ss 1, 2(2), 136 sch 1

date of assent 28 May 2009

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 July 2009 (2009 SL No. 80)

Criminal Code and Other Legislation (Misconduct, Breaches of Discipline and Public Sector Ethics) Amendment Act 2009 No. 25 pt 1, s 83 sch

date of assent 11 August 2009

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 2 November 2009 (2009 SL No. 241)

Health Legislation (Health Practitioner Regulation National Law) Amendment Act 2010 No. 14 pts 1–2, s 3 sch

date of assent 21 April 2010

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 July 2010 (see s 2)

Building and Other Legislation Amendment Act (No. 2) 2010 No. 35 pts 1–2

date of assent 20 September 2010

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 December 2010 (2010 SL No. 308)

Integrity Reform (Miscellaneous Amendments) Act 2010 No. 37 pts 1–2

date of assent 20 September 2010

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 November 2010 (2010 SL No. 303)

Hospital and Health Boards Act 2011 No. 32 ss 1–2, 332 sch 1 pt 2 (prev Health and Hospitals Network Act 2011) (this Act is amended, see amending legislation below)

date of assent 28 October 2011

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 July 2012 (2012 SL No. 61 item 3) (previous proclamation 2012 SL No. 23 item 3 was rep (2012 SL No. 61))

Amending legislation

Health and Hospitals Network and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2012 No. 9 ss 1–2(1), 47 (amends 2011 No. 32 above)

date of assent 27 June 2012

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 July 2012 (see s 2 (1))

Health Legislation (Health Practitioner Regulation National Law) Amendment Act 2012 No. 10 pts 1–2

date of assent 27 June 2012

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 July 2012 (see s 2)

Health Practitioner Registration and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2013 No. 13 ss 1–2(1), pt 2

date of assent 27 March 2013

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 20 May 2013 (2013 SL No. 69 item 1)

Health Ombudsman Act 2013 No. 36 ss 1–2, 331 sch 1

date of assent 29 August 2013

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 July 2014 (2014 SL No. 15)

Public Safety Business Agency Act 2014 No. 17 ss 1, 184 sch 1 pts 2, 4

date of assent 21 May 2014

commenced on date of assent

Crime and Misconduct and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2014 No. 21 ss 1, 2(2), 94(2) sch 2

date of assent 21 May 2014

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 July 2014 (2014 SL No. 107)

Health and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2014 No. 65 ss 1–2(1), pt 2

date of assent 05 December 2014

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 September 2015 (2015 SL No. 94)

Industrial Relations Act 2016 No. 63

date of assent 09 December 2016

ch 1 pt 1 hdgs, ss 35, pts 2–3, chs 2–18, ch 19 pts 1–7, ss 11181124, 1126–1128, 1151, 1152 (to the extent it ins new s 289), ch 19 pts 9–10, schs 1–6 comm 1 March 2017 (2017 SL No. 24)

Revenue and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2016 No. 64

date of assent 09 December 2016

pts 2, 5, 7–8, 11, s 79 sch 1 comm 30 June 2017 (2017 SL No. 100)

Health Practitioner Regulation National Law and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2017 No. 32

date of assent 13 September 2017

ss 4 (2), (4), (6)–(7), 5–7, 13–15, 27, 30 (2)–(3), 31, 40–42, 44–49, 51, 52 (to the extent it ins ss 320, 322–323), 53–54, 57 (1)–(3), 78 (2), pts 4–5, sch 1 comm 1 December 2018 (2018 SL No. 175) (proposed commencement 14 September 2019 (automatic commencement under AIA s 15DA (2)(2018 SL No. 129))

Crime and Corruption and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2018 No. 29

date of assent 09 November 2018

pts 1, 2 (other than ss 5–6, 44), 3–9 comm on date of assent

Health Practitioner Regulation National Law and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2019 No. 3

date of assent 07 March 2019

ss 4–5, 17–19, pt 4 not yet proclaimed into force (see s 2)

under the Reprints Act 1992 s 43 as required by the Ambulance Service Act 1991 s 8.9

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1.1

1

1.3

2

1.4

3

2.1

4

2.2

5

2.3

6

2.4

7

2.5

8

2.6

9

2.7

10

2.8

11

2.9

12

2.10

13

2.11

14

2.12

15

2.13

16

2.14

17

2.15

18

3.1

19

3.2

20

3.3

21

3.4

22

3.5

23

3.6

24

3.7

25

4.1

26

4.2

27

4.3

28

4.4

29

4.5

30

4.6

31

4.7

32

4.8

33

4.9

34

4.10

35

4.11

36

5.1

37

5.2

38

5.3

39

5.4

40

5.5

41

6.1

42

6.2

43

6.3

44

6.4

45

6.5

46

6.6

47

6.7

48

6.8

49

6.9

50

7.1

51

7.1

52

7.3

53

7.4

54

8.5

55

8.8

56

8.8A

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