Tasmania's Heritage

Agency Details

Agency Number: TA944
Title: BEACONSFIELD PUBLIC HOSPITALS DISTRICT BOARD
Start Date: 16 Dec 1949
End Date: 19 Jun 1990
Description:

As an interim step in the re-organisation of the State's health services, the District Boards were replaced on 19 Jun 1990 by Regional Hospitals Boards. As part of this process Beaconsfield ws absorbed into the Launceston District.

Information Sources:

Legislation Administered:

Hospitals Act 1918

Legislation Creating:

Hospitals Act 1918 (9 Geo V No.70) (Order in Council 16 Dec 1949: TGG 21 Dec p.3237)

Legislation Abolishing Agency:

Functions Performed:
11 HEALTH CARE [1]
Controlled Agencies:
TA448 BEACONSFIELD DISTRICT HOSPITAL 01 Jan 1890
Controlling Agencies:
TA19 DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH 06 Jan 1904 01 Aug 1956
TA23 DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH SERVICES 01 Aug 1956 17 Jul 1989
TA770 DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH 17 Jul 1989 03 Feb 1993
Previous Agencies:
TA1110 DISTRICT NURSING SERVICE 01 Jan 1922 31 Dec 1968
Subsequent Agencies:
TA961 LAUNCESTON PUBLIC HOSPITALS DISTRICT BOARD 29 May 1919 01 Jul 1991
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