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Agency ID2230
TitleEmerald Hospitals Board
Agency TypeHealth/Hospital Service
Start Date 1/12/1944
End Date 1/7/1991
Date NotesN/A

Responsible for hospital administration

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Series IDTitleFromTo
16802Minutes [Emerald Hospitals Board] 18/8/1933 24/6/1991
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Controlling Agencies

Agency IDTitleFromTo
126Health and Home Affairs Department 1/12/1944 25/9/1963
105Department of Health 26/9/1963 1/7/1991
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Information Sources

Queensland Government Gazette 1944, Vol. CLXIII, No. 102, p. 966
Hospitals Acts 1936 - 1943
Health Services Act 1991
Queensland Health Annual Report 1991 - 1992
Outline of Departments Activities, Department of Health and Home Affairs 1956
Queensland Government Gazette 1957, Vol. CXCV, No. 120, p. 2077
Queensland Government Gazette 1963, Vol. CCXIV, No. 13, p. 273

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Establishing N/A
Abolishing N/A
Administered Hospitals Acts 1936 - 1943

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Under the "Hospitals Act 1936", the Emerald Hospitals Board was constituted on 1 Dec 1944 and replaced the Committee of Management of the Emerald Hospital.

Hospital administration

Secretary for Health and Home Affairs, 1 Dec 1944 - 12 Aug 1957
Minister for Health and Home Affairs, 12 Aug 1957 - 26 Sep 1963
Minister for Health, 26 Sep 1963 - 1 Jul 1991

Under the "Health Services Act 1991" Hospital Boards were abolished and replaced by the regional authorities. Emerald Hospital administration became the responsibility of the Central Regional Health Authority.

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Preferred Citation

Queensland State Archives Agency ID2230, Emerald Hospitals Board
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Last updated 9 September 2016
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