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No. 1 of 2004 Notices & Notifications as made
This instrument revokes the Code of Practice for Health Care Workers and Other People at Risk of the Transmission of HIV and Hepatitis B in the Workplace and approves the Code of Practice for the Control of Work-related Exposure to Hepatitis and HIV Viruses in Australian Government Employment.
Administered by: Education, Employment and Workplace Relations
Registered 12 Apr 2006
Gazetted 25 Aug 2004
Date of repeal 01 Jan 2012
Repealed by Repeal of the enabling legislation by Work Health and Safety (Transitional and Consequential Provisions) Act 2011

 

COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA

 

 

OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY
(COMMONWEALTH EMPLOYMENT) ACT 1991

 

 

 

NOTICE OF REVOCATION AND APPROVAL

 

 

Notice No. 1 of 2004

 

 

I, Kevin Andrews, Minister for Employment and Workplace Relations, under subsection 70 (1) of the Occupational Health and Safety (Commonwealth Employment) Act 1991 (the Act):

 

i)              revoke the Code of Practice for Health Care Workers and Other People at Risk of the Transmission of Human Immunodeficiency Virus and Hepatitis B in the Workplace, approved by the Notice of Approval No. 1 of 1994.

 

ii)            approve the Code of Practice for the Control of Work-related Exposure to Hepatitis and HIV Viruses in Australian Government Employment.

 

Under sub-section 70(4)(a) of the Act the code of practice approved at paragraph (ii) above is to apply generally.

 

The revocation and the approval will each come into effect on and from the date of publication of this notice in the Commonwealth of Australia Gazette.

 

 

 

 

Dated              10                    day of August                        2004

 

 

 

KEVIN ANDREWS

 

Minister for Employment and Workplace Relations