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SLI 2006 No. 8 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the Occupational Health and Safety (Commonwealth Employment) (National Standards) Regulations 1994 to implement the new National Code of Practice for the Preparation of Material Safety Data Sheets [NOHSC:2011(2003)] in the Commonwealth jurisdiction.
Administered by: DEWR
Registered 17 Feb 2006
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR27-Feb-2006
Tabled Senate27-Feb-2006
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Repealed by Other
Repealing Comments Enabling legislation repealed by Work Health and Safety (Transitional and Consequential Provisions) Act 2011 (Act No. 146 of 2011)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) (National Standards) Amendment Regulations 2006 (No. 1)1

Select Legislative Instrument 2006 No. 8

I, PHILIP MICHAEL JEFFERY, 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 15 February 2006

P. M. JEFFERY

Governor-General

By His Excellency’s Command

KEVIN ANDREWS


1              Name of Regulations

                These Regulations are the Occupational Health and Safety (Commonwealth Employment) (National Standards) Amendment Regulations 2006 (No. 1).

2              Commencement

                These Regulations commence on 24 April 2006.

3              Amendment of Occupational Health and Safety (Commonwealth Employment) (National Standards) Regulations 1994

                Schedule 1 amends the Occupational Health and Safety (Commonwealth Employment) (National Standards) Regulations 1994.


Schedule 1        Amendments

(regulation 3)

  

[1]           Subregulation 6.05 (1), note

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Guidance on the preparation and use of a MSDS can be obtained from the National Code of Practice for the Control of Workplace Hazardous Substances [NOHSC:2007 (1994)] and the National Code of Practice for the Preparation of Material Safety Data Sheets [NOHSC:2011 (1994)].

[2]           Subregulation 6.05 (2)

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         (2)   An MSDS must be in accordance with the National Code of Practice for the Preparation of Material Safety Data Sheets [NOHSC:2011 (2003)].

[3]           Regulation 6.08

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6.08        Ingredient disclosure: MSDS and labels

                A manufacturer of a hazardous substance must disclose ingredients and prepare labels that relate to hazardous substances in accordance with the National Code of Practice for the Preparation of Material Safety Data Sheets [NOHSC:2011 (2003)].

[4]           Paragraph 6.12 (5) (a)

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(1994)

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(2003)


Note

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