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No. 1 of 2010 Notices & Notifications as made
This Notice includes volunteers who assist in the operation of Questacon as 'employees' for occupational health and safety purposes.
Administered by: Education, Employment and Workplace Relations
Registered 17 Dec 2010
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR08-Feb-2011
Tabled Senate08-Feb-2011
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Repealed by Repeal of the enabling legislation by Work Health and Safety (Transitional and Consequential Provisions) Act 2011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 2010 (1)

Notice No. 1 of 2010.

I, CHRIS EVANS, Minister for Tertiary Education, Skills, Jobs and Workplace Relations, make this Notice under subsection 9(5) of the Occupational Health and Safety Act 1991.

Dated 3 December 2010

Chris Evans

CHRIS EVANS

Minister for Tertiary Education, Skills, Jobs and Workplace Relations

1              Name of Notice

                This Notice is the Occupational Health and Safety (Definition of Employee) Notice 2010 (1).

2              Commencement

                This Notice commences on the day after it is registered on the Federal Register of Legislative Instruments.

3              Declaration

                For the purposes of subsection 9(5) of the Occupational Health and Safety Act 1991, I declare that:

 

(a)          the class of persons specified in Column 1 of the Schedule, being persons who engage in the activities or perform acts specified in Column 2 of the Schedule, at the request or direction, or for the benefit, of the Commonwealth, shall be taken to be employed by the Commonwealth; and

 

(b)         the employment of such persons shall, for those purposes, be taken to be constituted by the performance by such persons of the acts or activities specified in Column 2 of the Schedule.


Schedule          

  

Column 1: Class of persons

Column 2: Class of acts

Persons who, under the control or direction of a Commonwealth officer assist, without receiving remuneration (other than payment of expenses incurred), in the operation of Questacon – The National Science and Technology Centre.

Acts performed in connection with the rendering of assistance.