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No. 1 of 2013 Notices & Notifications as made
This notice gives rise to the presumption that an injury suffered by an employee was one which arose out of, or in the course of, the employee's employment if the employee was in Afghanistan or Iraq at the direction or request of the Commonwealth or a non-Commonwealth licensee at the time of the injury.
Administered by: Jobs and Small Business
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 15 Aug 2013
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled Senate12-Nov-2013
Tabled HR12-Nov-2013

 

 

Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation (Declared Places – Afghanistan and Iraq)
Notice 2013  

Notice No. 1 of 2013

I, WILLIAM RICHARD SHORTEN, Minister for Workplace Relations, make this Notice under paragraph 6(1)(h) of the Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988.

Dated     5 August 2013

 

WILLIAM RICHARD SHORTEN

Minister for Workplace Relations  

1              Name of Notice

                This Notice is the Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation (Declared Places – Afghanistan and Iraq) Notice 2013.

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 paragraph 6(1)(h) of the Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988, I declare that:

·         Afghanistan; and

·         Iraq

                are places to which paragraph 6(1)(h) of the Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988 applies.