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No. ACT1 of 1994 Declarations/Other as made
This instrument declares that persons who, without receiving any remuneration, provide services to the at the Chief Fire Control Officer or the Director, ACT Emergency Service shall be taken to be employed by the Australian Capital Territory for the purposes of the Safety Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988.
Administered by: Attorney-General's
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislation (Exemptions and Other Matters) Regulation 2015 s12 item 57
Registered 04 Feb 2009
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR23-Aug-1994
Tabled Senate23-Aug-1994
Gazetted 01 Jul 1994

COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA

 

SAFETY, REHABILITATION AND COMPENSATION ACT 1988

 

NOTICE OF DECLARATION

 

 

Notice No. ACT1 of 1994

 

 

 

I, Gary Thomas Johns, Assistant Minister for Industrial Relations, hereby declare, with effect on and from 1 July 1994, the following matters for the various provisions of the Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988, (the Act):

 

1.  For the purposes of subsection 4A(1) of the Act, the Australian Capital Territory is declared to be a Commonwealth authority.

 

2.  For the purposes of subsection 5(13) of the Act, the following body corporate is declared to be a body corporate to which paragraph 5(11)(b) of the Act applies:

 

Totalcare Industries Limited

 

3.  For the purposes of subsection 5(12) of the Act, the ACT Totalizator Administration Board is declared not to be an authority, body or office to which subsection 5(11) of the Act applies.

 

4.  For the purposes of subsection 4(14) of the Act, the Commissioner for Public Administration is declared to be the principal officer of the Territory.

 

5.  For the purposes of subsection 5(15) of the Act-

 

(a)                a person who is included in the class of persons referred to in the first column of the following table, being a class of persons who engage in activities at the request or direction, or for the benefit, or in accordance with a requirement made by or under an enactment, of the Australian Capital Territory, or at the request or direction, or for the benefit, of any authority or body established by an ACT enactment, is declared to be employed by the Australian Capital Territory; and

 

(b)               the employment of the person is declared to be constituted by the performance by the person of an act included in the class of acts referred to in the second column of that table opposite to the reference to that class of persons:


 

First Column

Class of Persons

Second Column

Class of Acts

 

 

Persons who, without receiving any remuneration (other than payment of expenses incurred), place their services at the disposal of the Chief Fire Control Officer appointed by the Bush Fire Council constituted under the Bushfire Act 1936 (ACT) for the purpose of extinguishing, or preventing the spread of, a fire or taking part in a training exercise

Acts performed at the direction of the Chief Fire Control Officer

Persons who, under the control or direction of the Director, ACT Emergency Service, take part, without receiving any remuneration (other than payment of expenses incurred), in emergency management activities or training exercises

Acts performed in connection with the carrying out of emergency management activities or training exercises

 

 

 

 

(signed)

GARY JOHNS

Assistant Minister for Industrial Relations

 

30 JUNE 1994