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No. 1 of 2005 Notices & Notifications as made
Declaration by the Minister for Employment and Workplace Relations under subsection 5 (6) of the SRC Act in relation to the definition of employees for the purposes of the Act.
Administered by: Attorney-General's
General Comments: This instrument is also taken to be made under the Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation (Defence-related Claims) Act 1988 (the DRCA), by virtue of transitional provisions in the Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Legislation Amendment (Defence Force) Act 2017. The Minster for Veterans’ Affairs is responsible for administering the DRCA.
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislation (Exemptions and Other Matters) Regulation 2015 s12 item 57
Registered 05 Jan 2005
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled Senate08-Feb-2005
Tabled HR08-Feb-2005
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Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation (Definition of Employee) Notice 2005

Notice No. 1 of 2005.

I, KEVIN JAMES ANDREWS, Minister for Employment and Workplace Relations, make this Notice under subsection 5(6) of the Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988.

Dated 5 January 2005

Kevin Andrews


1              Name of Notice

                This Notice is the Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation (Definition of Employee) Notice 2005.

2              Commencement

                This Notice commences on 5 January 2005.

3              Declaration

                For subsection 5(6) of the Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988 (the Act), I declare that the class of persons referred to in Schedule 1, being persons who engage in activities or perform acts at the request or direction of the Commonwealth or a Commonwealth authority or licensed corporation, shall be taken to be employed by the Commonwealth, the Commonwealth authority or a licensed corporation as the case may be, and the employment of such persons shall, for those purposes, be taken to be constituted by the performance by such persons of the acts or activities referred to in Schedule 1.



 

Schedule 1        Definition of Employee

 

 

Item

Class of Persons

Acts or Activities

1

Persons who, for the benefit of the Commonwealth or a Commonwealth authority or a licensed corporation, at the direct or indirect request of, or at the direction of, the Commonwealth or a Commonwealth authority or licensed corporation, participate in relief missions in relation to areas affected by the earthquake and tsunami in the Indian Ocean on 26 December 2004.

 

Acts performed in Australia and overseas, pursuant to arrangements made with the Commonwealth, a Commonwealth authority or a licensed corporation, for which those persons in Schedule 1 are not covered by an alternative workers’ compensation scheme to the scheme established by the Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988.