4. Power of managing body or Minister to enter into agreement with Senate

    (1) Subject to subsection (2) and to section 5

    (a) if a teaching hospital has a managing body, its managing body; or

    (b) if a teaching hospital does not have a managing body, the Minister,

    may

    (c) enter into an agreement with the Senate in relation to

    (i) the provision in the teaching hospital of facilities for research and for the teaching of medicine, including the use of land under the control of the teaching hospital and the erection of buildings thereon;

    (ii) the admission of medical students to the practice, referred to in that agreement, of the teaching hospital;

    (iii) except in the case of a teaching hospital which is on the reserve within the meaning of the Queen Elizabeth II Medical Centre Act 1966, the formation of an electoral committee for the teaching hospital charged with the responsibility of making recommendations to the managing body of the teaching hospital or the Minister, as the case requires, concerning the appointment of persons who are concerned with teaching duties to the consultant clinical staff of the teaching hospital;

    (iv) the making of arrangements whereby

    (A) members of the medical staff of the Faculty of Medicine of; and

    (B) other staff of, or persons nominated by,

    The University of Western Australia who are recommended by

    (C) the electoral committee of the teaching hospital referred to in subparagraph (iii); or

    (D) in the case of a teaching hospital which is on the reserve within the meaning of the Queen Elizabeth II Medical Centre Act 1966, the appointments committee of that teaching hospital referred to in section 16 of that Act,

    may practise within the teaching hospital and participate in the teaching of medical students; and

    (v) any other matter necessary or convenient for the establishment or carrying on of the research, practice and teaching function, referred to in that agreement, of the teaching hospital;

    and

    (d) make by-laws

    (i) regulating the admission, duties and discipline of medical students; and

    (ii) fixing clinical fees for medical students admitted to the practice of the teaching hospital.

    (2) The managing body of a teaching hospital shall not without the prior approval of the Minister enter into an agreement under subsection (1) in relation to the provision in the teaching hospital of facilities for research or for the teaching of medicine, being facilities which consist of

    (a) the use of land under the control of the teaching hospital or the erection of buildings thereon; or

    (b) the acquisition of equipment of a type (however described or identified), or of more than a value, or of both

    (i) determined by the Minister; and

    (ii) notified in writing to that managing body.

    [Section 4 inserted by No. 21 of 1985 s. 4.]



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