National Bills: 2001 | Western Cape Government

National Bills: 2001

No. 64 of 2001
This Bill recommends a new law to provide for measures to promote animal health and to control animal diseases. It also deals with the regulation of the importation and exportation of animals and the establishment of animal health schemes.
(File type: pdf; size: 842.02 KB)8 June 2001
This draft bill aims to amend the Medical Schemes Act, 1998, so as to: extend certain rights of members to their dependants explicitly prohibit discrimination on the basis of age distinguish between medical schemes and legitimate health insurance products further, regulate the practice of reinsurance restrict the circumstances in which waiting periods may be applied improve the powers of the Council and the Registrar to act in the interests of members and their dependants