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The Health Services Insurance Amendment Act

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S.M. 1993, c. 30

The Health Services Insurance Amendment Act

(Assented to July 27, 1993)

HER MAJESTY, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba, enacts as follows:

C.C.S.M. c. H35 amended

1           The Health Services Insurance Act is amended by this Act.

2           Clause 57(1)(b) is repealed and the following is substituted:

(b) an institution or organization that is not a hospital but that provides facilities or services in Manitoba for, or ancillary to, the treatment or diagnosis of disease, illness or injury and that is designated in the regulations as an institution or organization to which this section applies.

3           Subsection 113(1) is amended by renumbering clause (k.1) as clause (k.2) and by adding the following as clause (k.1):

(k.1) for the purpose of clauses (h) and (k), requiring as a condition of entitlement to receive benefits that services be provided

(i) in a specified hospital or facility or any class of hospitals or facilities,

(ii) by a specified class of medical practitioners or other health care professionals,

(iii) under any other circumstances or subject to any other conditions or limitations that the regulations may specify;

Validation of regulations

4(1)        Every regulation made under The Health Services Insurance Act before the coming into force of this Act, which would have been validly made had section 3 of this Act been in force at the time, is hereby declared to be and always to have been validly made, as fully and effectually as if the regulation had been enacted as a provision of The Health Services Insurance Act.

Validation of actions

4(2)         Everything done before the coming into force of this Act, which would have been lawful had section 3 of this Act been in force at the time, is deemed to have been lawfully done.

Coming into force

5           This Act comes into force on the day it receives royal assent.