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


Health Ombudsman Act 2013 No. 36

Effective Date Publication Date Amendments Included Notes
01 November 2013

certain provs commenced

RA ss 40, 42A

17 February 2014

certain provs commenced

28 May 2014 2014 Act No. 26
01 July 2014 2013 Act No. 362014 Act No. 212014 Act No. 26

remaining provs commenced

01 September 2015 2014 Act No. 65
06 November 2015 06 May 2016 2015 Act No. 24
24 March 2016 26 May 2016 2016 Act No. 8
13 September 2017 21 September 2017 2017 Act No. 32
01 March 2018 17 May 2018 2017 Act No. 32
01 August 2018 31 July 2018 2017 Act No. 32
01 December 2018 07 January 2019 2017 Act No. 32
01 April 2019 29 March 2019 2017 Act No. 32
01 July 2019 27 June 2019 2019 Act No. 5

Health Ombudsman Act 2013 No. 36

date of assent 29 August 2013

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

ss 6, 19(b), 179(1)(f), pt 16 div 1, ss 293 def commencement, 297, pt 21 div 8, ss 322, 324, 326 (to the extent it ins pt 4 hdg, ss 11–12, 15 (1) (to the extent it ins def health ombudsman), 19, 57 (to the extent it ins pt 13 hdg, s 307)), sch 2 defs co-regulatory authority, health ombudsman, National Law, parliamentary committee, portfolio area, portfolio committee, standing rules and orders commenced 1 November 2013 (2013 SL No. 211)

ss 24, 253, 255(1), 256–258 and 291 commenced 17 February 2014 (2014 SL No. 15)

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

Health Ombudsman Act 2013 No. 36 ss 1–2, pt 24 div 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)

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)

Public Guardian Act 2014 No. 26 ss 1–2(1)–(2), ch 8 pt 10

date of assent 28 May 2014

ss 1–2, 252, 254 commenced on date of assent (see s 2 (2))

remaining provision commenced 1 July 2014 (see s 2 (1))

Health and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2014 No. 65 ss 1–2(1), pt 3

date of assent 05 December 2014

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

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

Public Health (Childcare Vaccination) and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2015 No. 24 s 1, pt 3

date of assent 06 November 2015

commenced on date of assent

Health Legislation Amendment Act 2016 No. 8

date of assent 24 March 2016

commenced on date of assent

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

date of assent 13 September 2017

ss 12, 3, 4(1), (3), 10–12, 16, 17(1), 18(1), 21–22, 36, 43, 50, 52 (to the extent it ins pt 13 div 1), 55, 56, 57(4), 64, 68, 73, 74, 76, 77 comm on date of assent

ss 9, 17(2), 18(2), 19, 23–24, 30(1), 32–34, 35(1), 38, 52 (to the extent it ins ss 318319), 62–63, 65–66, 69–71, 72 (other than to the extent it ins the note), 75 comm 1 March 2018 (2018 SL No. 10)

ss 8, 20, 25–26, 28–29, 35(2), 39, 58–61, 67, 72 (to the extent it ins the note), 79–82 comm 1 August 2018 (2018 SL No. 101)

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))

s 78(1), (3) comm 1 April 2019 (2018 SL No. 175) (proposed commencement 14 September 2019 (automatic commencement under AIA s 15DA(2)(2018 SL No. 129))

Human Rights Act 2019 No. 5

date of assent 07 March 2019

ss 3, 6, pt 4 div 1 (other than s 61(a),(c), (g), (i)), ss 104–105, pt 6 (other than s 108), pt 7 (other than div 1, ss 113, 126, div 7, ss 160, 168, divs 22–23), sch 1 comm 1 July 2019 (2019 SL No. 97)

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