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No. 3 of 2006 Notices & Notifications as made
This Notice seeks to provide occupational health and safety coverage for persons who assist in the operation of the Australian Federal Police (AFP) in various capacities.
Administered by: Education, Employment and Workplace Relations
Registered 13 Jul 2006
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR08-Aug-2006
Tabled Senate08-Aug-2006
Date of repeal 01 Jan 2012
Repealed by Repeal of the enabling legislation by Work Health and Safety (Transitional and Consequential Provisions) Act 2011

Occupational Health and Safety (Definition of Employee) Notice 2006 (3)

Notice No. 3 of 2006.

I, KEVIN JAMES ANDREWS, Minister for Employment and Workplace Relations, make this Notice under subsection 9(5) of the Occupational Health and Safety (Commonwealth Employment) Act 1991.

Dated 28th June                            2006

 

KEVIN ANDREWS

Minister for Employment and Workplace Relations  

  

1              Name of Notice

                This Notice is the Occupational Health and Safety (Definition of Employee) Notice 2006 (3).

2              Commencement

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

3              Declaration

                For subsection 9(5) of the Occupational Health and Safety (Commonwealth Employment) Act 1991, I declare that the class of persons mentioned in Column 2 of the Schedule, are employees of the Australian Federal Police for the purposes of the acts mentioned in Column 3 of the Schedule.

Note     The persons are engaged in activities or perform acts at the request or direction, or for the benefit, of the Commonwealth.

 

Schedule           Australian Federal Police Employees

  

Item

Class of persons

Class of Acts

1

Persons who are engaged as volunteers under a written agreement with the Australian Federal Police without receiving any remuneration (excluding payment for expenses incurred).

Acts performed, under the direction or control of an AFP employee, special member or special protective service officer, which render assistance to the Australian Federal Police in the performance of its functions under the Australian Federal Police Act 1979.

2

Persons who assist in Australian Federal Police training exercises without receiving any remuneration (excluding payment for expenses incurred).

Acts performed, under the direction or control of an AFP employee, special member or special protective service officer, in connection with carrying out training exercises.

3

Persons on secondment to the Australian Federal Police under section 69D(1) of the Australian Federal Police Act 1979.

Acts performed, in connection with rendering assistance to the Australian Federal Police, pursuant to the secondment agreement.

4

Persons appointed special members of the Australian Federal Police under section 40E(1) of the Australian Federal Police Act 1979.

Acts performed, in connection with rendering assistance to the Australian Federal Police, pursuant to the instrument of appointment and the Australian Federal Police Act 1979.

5

Persons appointed special protective service officers of the Australian Federal Police under section 40EC of the Australian Federal Police Act 1979.

Acts performed, in connection with rendering assistance to the Australian Federal Police, pursuant to the instrument of appointment and the Australian Federal Police Act 1979.