Federal Register of Legislation - Australian Government

Primary content

Notices & Notifications as made
This notice declares that volunteers of the National Portrait Gallery of Australia (NPGA) are taken to be employed by the gallery for the purposes of the Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988 when they perform acts in connection with the rendering of assistance to the NPGA.
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 19 Oct 2015
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR21-Oct-2015
Tabled Senate09-Nov-2015

Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation (Definition of Employee National Portrait Gallery of Australia Volunteers) Notice 2015

 

I, MICHAELIA CASH, Minister for Employment, make this Notice under subsection 5(6) of the Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988.

 

Dated 8 October 2015

 

MICHAELIA CASH

Minister for Employment

1              Name of Notice

                 This Notice is the Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation (Definition of Employee – National Portrait Gallery of Australia Volunteers) Notice 2015.

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 5(6) of the Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988, 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 of the Commonwealth authority identified in Column 1, shall be taken to be employed by that Commonwealth authority; 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: Classes of acts

Persons who, under the control or direction of a Commonwealth officer assist, without receiving any remuneration (other than payment of expenses incurred), in the running of the National Portrait Gallery of Australia.

Acts performed in connection with the rendering of assistance.