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No. 3 of 2005 Notices & Notifications as made
This instrument provides workers' compensation coverage for volunteers who assist in the running of the Department of Environment and Heritage, and assist the Director of National Parks. These persons will be covered for all acts performed in rendering such assistance.
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 19 Dec 2005
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR07-Feb-2006
Tabled Senate07-Feb-2006

Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation (Definition of Employee) Notice 2005 (3)

Notice No. 3 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 2nd December                     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 (No 3).

2        Commencement

          This Notice commences upon Registration on the Federal Register of Legislative Instruments (FRLI).

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 2 of the Schedule, being persons who engage in the activities or perform acts specified in Column 3 of the Schedule, at the request or direction, for the benefit, or under a requirement made by or under a law, of the Commonwealth, 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

Persons who, under the control or direction of a Commonwealth officer, or the Director of National Parks, assist in the running of the Department of the Environment and Heritage (excluding the Bureau of Meteorology) or assist the Director of National Parks, without receiving any remuneration (other than payment of expenses incurred).

 

Acts performed in the rendering of assistance.