New Zealand Public Health and Disability Act 2000

Before its repeal, this Act was administered by: Ministry of Health
  • repealed
  • New Zealand Public Health and Disability Act 2000: repealed, on 1 July 2022, by section 103(1) of the Pae Ora (Healthy Futures) Act 2022 (2022 No 30).
15 Health workforce advisory committee

(1)

The Minister may appoint a committee established under section 11 to advise the Minister on health workforce issues that the Minister specifies by notice to the committee.

(2)

The advice given by the committee to the Minister under subsection (1) is to be formulated after consultation by the committee with persons involved in the provision of services and any other persons that the committee considers appropriate.

(3)

As soon as practicable after giving a notice under subsection (1), the Minister must present a copy of the notice to the House of Representatives.

(4)

The committee must, at least once a year, deliver to the Minister a report setting out its advice on the matters referred to it under subsection (1).

(5)

As soon as practicable after receiving a report under subsection (4), the Minister must present a copy of the report to the House of Representatives.