Federal Register of Legislation - Australian Government

Primary content

SR 2001 No. 90 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the Occupational Health and Safety (Commonwealth Employment) Regulations 1991.
Administered by: DEWR
General Comments: This instrument was backcaptured in accordance with Section 36 of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003
Registered 01 Jan 2005
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR22-May-2001
Tabled Senate22-May-2001
Gazetted 17 May 2001
Date of repeal 01 Jan 2012
Repealed by Other
Repealing Comments Enabling legislation Repealed by Work Health and Safety (Transitional and Consequential Provisions) Act 2011 (Act No. 146 of 2011)

Occupational Health and Safety (Commonwealth Employment) Amendment Regulations 2001 (No. 2)1

Statutory Rules 2001 No. 902

I, WILLIAM PATRICK DEANE, Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following Regulations under the Occupational Health and Safety (Commonwealth Employment) Act 1991.

Dated 16 May 2001

WILLIAM DEANE

Governor-General

By His Excellency’s Command

TONY ABBOTT


1              Name of Regulations

                These Regulations are the Occupational Health and Safety (Commonwealth Employment) Amendment Regulations 2001 (No. 2).

2              Commencement

                These Regulations commence on gazettal.

3              Amendment of Occupational Health and Safety (Commonwealth Employment) Regulations 1991

                Schedule 1 amends the Occupational Health and Safety (Commonwealth Employment) Regulations 1991.


Schedule 1        Amendments

(regulation 3)

  

[1]         Part 1, after regulation 4

insert

4A           Entities

         (1)   For paragraph (c) of the definition of Entity in subsection 5 (1) of the Act, each person, body, organisation or group of persons mentioned in an item in Schedule 1A is prescribed.

         (2)   For the definition of principal officer, in relation to an Entity, in subsection 5 (1) of the Act, the principal officer of an Entity mentioned in column 2 of Schedule 1A is the person from time to time holding or acting in the office mentioned in column 3 in relation to that Entity.

[2]         After Schedule 1

insert

Schedule 1A      Entities

(regulation 4A)

 

Item

Entity

Principal officer

1

Australian Federal Police, comprising:

   (a)  the Commissioner of Police; and

  (b)  any Deputy Commissioner of Police; and

   (c)  AFP employees; and

  (d)  special members

Commissioner of Police

2

Australian Secret Intelligence Service, comprising:

   (a)  the Director-General of the Australian Secret Intelligence Service; and

  (b)  persons employed by the Director‑General

Director-General

3

Australian Security Intelligence Organisation, comprising:

   (a)  the Director-General of Security; and

  (b)  persons employed under section 84 of the Australian Security Intelligence Organisation Act 1979

Director-General of Security

4

Commonwealth Bureau of Meteorology

Director

5

Commonwealth Grants Commission

Chairperson

6

Comsuper, comprising:

   (a)  the Commissioner for Superannuation; and

  (b)  the staff mentioned in section 26 of the Superannuation Act 1976

Commissioner for Superannuation

7

Alligator Rivers Region Research Institute (also known as the Environment Research Institute of the Supervising Scientist), established under section 23 of the Environment Protection (Alligator Rivers Region) Act 1978

Supervising Scientist

8

High Court of Australia, comprising:

   (a)  the Chief Executive and Principal Registrar of the High Court; and

  (b)  officers and employees engaged or appointed under section 26 of the High Court of Australia Act 1979

Chief Executive and Principal Registrar

9

National Archives of Australia (also known as Australian Archives)

Director-General

10

Office of Official Secretary to the Governor-General, comprising:

   (a)  the Official Secretary; and

  (b)  persons employed under section 13 of the Governor-General Act 1974 as members of the Governor-General’s staff

Official Secretary

Notes

1.       These Regulations amend Statutory Rules 1991 No. 266, as amended by 1992 No. 244; 1993 Nos. 5 and 112; 1994 No. 22; 1998 Nos. 115 and 355; 2001 No. 54.

2.       Notified in the Commonwealth of Australia Gazette on 17 May 2001.