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This instrument declares that persons performing activities at the request or direction of the Australian Secret Intelligence Service shall be taken to be employed by the Commonwealth for the purposes of the Commonwealth Employees’ Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988.
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 02 Feb 2009
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled Senate09-Apr-1991
Tabled HR10-Apr-1991
Gazetted 13 Mar 1991

 

 

 

 

 

 

I, Peter Francis Salmon Cook, Minister of State for Industrial Relations, hereby declare under subsection 5 (6) of the Commonwealth Employees’ Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988

 

(a)    that a person who is included in a class of persons specified in the first column of the following table, being a class of persons who engage in activities or perform acts at the request or direction, or for the benefit, of the Commonwealth, shall for the purposes of the Act, be taken to be employed by the Commonwealth; and

 

(b)   that the employment of the person shall, for the purposes of the Act, be taken to be constituted by the performance by the person of an act or acts included in the class of acts specified in the second column of that table opposite to the reference to that class of persons.

 

FIRST COLUMN

 

SECOND COLUMN

CLASS OF PERSONS

 

CLASS OF ACTS

Persons who, under the control or direction of an officer of the Australian Secret Intelligence Service, render assistance in activities relating to Australia’s national interest.

Acts performed in connection with the carrying out of the activities.

 

 

 

 

(signed)

Peter Cook

Minister of State for Industrial Relations

21 February 1991