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Agency ID1457
TitleNurses and Masseurs Registration Board
Agency TypeStatutory authority
Start Date 22/12/1928
End Date 27/7/1965
Date NotesN/A

Responsible for registration of nurses

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Series IDTitleFromTo
16821Examination Papers 22/12/1928 31/12/1935
19365Nurses Registration Cards 22/12/1928 27/7/1965
19363Nurses Registration Files 22/12/1928 27/7/1965
8834Policy and Correspondence Files 22/12/1928 27/7/1965
19837Register of Nursing Candidates 3/7/1929 30/3/1932
8838Policy and Correspondence Files 3/2/1930 8/4/1964
16819Papers on Royal Commission Into Sister Kenny 1/1/1933 31/12/1937
9216Minute Books 20/4/1934 27/7/1965
19792Health Practitioner Investigation Files 1/1/1948 31/12/1965
19364Cash Books 13/4/1951 10/6/1958
19779Health Practitioner Registration Cash Books 10/6/1958 31/1/1964
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Controlling Agencies

Agency IDTitleFromTo
123Home Secretary's Office 22/12/1928 5/12/1935
126Health and Home Affairs Department 5/12/1935 26/9/1963
105Department of Health 26/9/1963 27/7/1965
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Information Sources

Nurses and Masseurs Registration Act 1928
Queensland Government Gazette 22 Dec 1928, Vol XXI, No 168, p2343
Medical and Other Acts Amendment Act 1933
Nursing Act 1964
Queensland Government Gazette 10 Jul 1965, Vol CCXIX, No 93, p1390
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Establishing Nurses and Massuers Registration Act 1928
Abolishing Nursing Act 1964
Administered Nurses and Masseurs Registration Act 1928
Medical and Other Acts Amendment Act 1933
Nursing Act 1964
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With the need to standardize the education and training of nurses as well as their registration the Nurses and Masseurs Registration Board was established (1 Jan 1929 - 27 Jul 1965). This Board was disbanded when the Physiotherapists Board of Queensland was set up on 27 Jul 1965.

Nurses - registration of
Nurses - education and training
Masseurs - registration of
Masserurs - education and training
Physiotherapists - education and training

Home Secretary 22 Dec 1928 - 5 Dec 1935
Secretary for Health and Home Affairs 5 Dec 1935 - 12 Aug 1957
Minister for Health and Home Affairs 12 Aug 1957 - 26 Sep 1963
Minister for Health 26 Sep 1963 - 27 Jul 1965
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Preferred Citation

Queensland State Archives Agency ID1457, Nurses and Masseurs Registration Board
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Last updated 9 September 2016
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