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No. 2 of 2005 Notices & Notifications as made
This instrument declares members of the wild fire assessment team covered by the Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988.
Administered by: Employment and Workplace Relations
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 17 Aug 2005
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR05-Sep-2005
Tabled Senate05-Sep-2005
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Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation (Definition of Employee) Notice 2005 (2)

Notice No. 2 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: 16 August 2005

 

 

Kevin Andrews

Minister for Employment and Workplace Relations


1        Name of Notice

          This Notice is the Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation (Definition of Employee) Notice 2005 (2).

2        Commencement

          This Notice commences on 17 August 2005.

3        Declaration

          For subsection 5(6) of the Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988 I declare that:

(a)  the class of persons specified in Column 1 of the Schedule, being persons who engage in the activities or perform acts specified in Column 2 of the Schedule, at the request or direction of the Attorney General, shall be taken to be employed by the Commonwealth, and

      (b) 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 the Schedule.



 

Schedule           Definition of Employee

 

 

Item

Class of Persons

Acts or Activities

1

Members of the Wild Fire Assessment Team, appointed under the authority of the Attorney General, who are operating at the direction of Emergency Management Australia, a division of the Attorney General’s Department, in response to major forest fires burning in Indonesia.

 

All acts performed in connection with responding to major forest fires burning in Indonesia.