Financial Management and Accountability Amendment Regulation 2012 (No. 6)

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Financial Management and Accountability Amendment Regulation 2012 (No. 6)1
Select Legislative Instrument 2012 No. 206
I, QUENTIN BRYCE, Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following regulation under the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997.
Dated 21 August 2012
By Her Excellency’s Command
Minister for Finance and Deregulation
1              Name of regulation
                This regulation is the Financial Management and Accountability Amendment Regulation 2012 (No. 6).
2              Commencement
                This regulation commences on the day after it is registered.
3              Amendment of Financial Management and Accountability Regulations 1997
                Schedule 1 amends the Financial Management and Accountability Regulations 1997.
Schedule 1        Amendments
(section 3)
[1]           Schedule 1AA, item 415.002
Communicable disease control

Objective: To provide funding to reduce the incidence of blood‑borne viruses and sexually-transmitted infections

[2]           Schedule 1AA, item 415.005
National Immunisation Program

Objective: To provide vaccines and financial support to strengthen immunisation coverage, reduce the incidence of vaccine‑preventable diseases, and improve the administration of the National Immunisation Program

[3]           Schedule 1AA, item 415.017
Home support

Objective: To provide aged care services at home and in the community, match funding to care needs, and provide greater choice and control to consumers, care recipients and their carers

[4]           Schedule 1AA, item 415.026
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health

Objectives: To provide funding to providers to improve chronic disease prevention and detection, to improve child and maternal health, to improve service delivery and access to effective health services, to reduce the incidence of blood-borne viruses and sexually-transmitted infections, and to enhance existing wellbeing, counselling, family tracing and reunion services to indigenous communities

[5]           Schedule 1AA, items 415.039 and 415.040
Public hospitals and information

Objective: To provide funding to increase efficiency and capacity in public hospitals, improve access to public dental services, and increase support for health services and public health responses for the Torres Strait

Health emergency planning and response

Objectives: To support national health emergency planning and response through the development of response plans and the maintenance of a National Medical Stockpile, to improve biosecurity, drug and chemical safety through regulation, to support Australia’s antivenom production, to support environmental health protection and laboratory capability for emergency response, and to develop a national strategy to minimise the risks posed by communicable diseases

[6]           Schedule 1AA, after item 415.041
Expanding the rollout of low aromatic fuel

Objective: To reduce the incidence and impact of petrol sniffing in regional and remote communities, including by subsidising the cost of production and distribution of low aromatic fuel, funding necessary infrastructure such as bulk storage facilities and supporting complementary communications, promotion, data collection, education and treatment activities

Therapeutic Goods regulatory grants program

Objective: To provide grants with respect to regulatory activities in relation to therapeutic goods

[7]           Schedule 1AA, after item 430.017
                       Australian Public Service Commission

Australia New Zealand School of Government (ANZSOG)

Objective: To provide funding for ANZSOG’s development and administration

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