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No. 2 of 1993 Approvals as made
The following codes are approved: Code of Practice for Workplace Injury and Disease Recording and Code of Practice for the Safe Use of Ethylene Oxide in Sterilisation/Fumigation Processes.
Administered by: Education, Employment and Workplace Relations
Registered 15 Apr 2010
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR30-Aug-1993
Tabled Senate30-Aug-1993
Gazetted 28 Jul 1993
Date of repeal 12 Jun 2008
Repealed by Occupational Health and Safety Code of Practice 2008

COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA

 

OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY (COMMONWEALTH EMPLOYMENT) ACT 1991

 

 

NOTICE OF APPROVAL

 

Notice No. 2 of 1993

 

I, Laurence John Brereton, Minister of State for Industrial Relations, under Section 70 of the Occupational Health and Safety (Commonwealth Employment) Act 1991 (in this notice referred to as “the Act”), on and from the date of publication of this Notice in the Commonwealth of Australia Gazette, hereby approve the following matters:

1.      For the purposes of subsection 70(1) of the Act, the following code of practice prepared by the Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Commission:

(a)    Code of Practice for Workplace Injury and Disease Recording – incorporating Australian Standard (AS 1885.1 – 1990) and Worksafe Australia National Standard (NS 002 – 1990) – Workplace Injury and Disease Recording Standard.

(b)   Code of Practice for the Safe Use of Ethylene Oxide in Sterilisation/Fumigation Processes – incorporating NOHSC Code of Practice for the Safe Use of Ethylene Oxide in Sterilisation/Fumigation Processes [NOHSC: 2008 (1992)] and Guidance Note for the Safe Use of Ethylene Oxide in Sterilisation/Fumigation Processes [NOHSC: 3016 (1992)] (as in force).

3.      For the purposes of subsection 70(3) of the Act, the Guidance Note incorporated in the Code of Practice at paragraph 1(b) be incorporated “as in force”.

4.      For the purposes of subsection 70(4) (a) of the Act, the codes of practice approved in paragraph 1 apply generally.

 

 

 

(signed)

Laurence John Brereton

Minister of State for Industrial Relations                                               

 

15 July 1993