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No. 4 of 1999 Declarations/Other as made
This instrument declares that persons who provide fire fighting, search and rescue and first aid services, attend environmental incidents and take part in training exercise for the Snowy Mountains Hydro-electric Authority, without receiving any remuneration, shall be taken to be employed by the Authority for the purposes of the Safety 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 04 Feb 2009
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR31-May-1999
Tabled Senate21-Jun-1999
Gazetted 25 May 1999

COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA

 

SAFETY, REHABILITATION AND COMPENSATION ACT 1988

 

NOTICE OF DECLARATION

 

Notice No. 4 of 1999

 

 

 

I, PETER KEASTON REITH, Minister for Workplace Relations and Small Business, under subsection 5(6) of the Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988 declare that person who:

 

(i)                  under the control or direction of any officer of the Snowy Mountains Hydro-electric Authority (the Authority) and without receiving remuneration (with the exception of expenses);

(ii)                provide fire fighting, search and rescue and first aid services, attend environmental incidents and take part in training exercises for the Authority

 

are to be taken to be employed by the Authority in respect of the acts specified at paragraph (ii).

 

 

 

 

Peter Reith

Minister for Workplace Relations and Small Business

 

Dated 4th day of May 1999