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This declaration sets out the list of 'specified laws' for the purposes of s 119 of the Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988, being a list of State and Territory laws which provide for the payment of compensation.
Administered by: Attorney-General's
Registered 19 Sep 2017
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR16-Oct-2017
Tabled Senate16-Oct-2017
Table of contents.

 

Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation (Specified Laws) Declaration 2017

I, Michaelia Cash, Minister for Employment, make the following declaration.

Dated 13 September 2017

Michaelia Cash

Minister for Employment

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                          

 


Contents

1  Name........................................................................................................................................ 1

2  Commencement........................................................................................................................ 1

3  Authority.................................................................................................................................. 1

4  Schedules................................................................................................................................. 1

5  Declaration............................................................................................................................... 1

Schedule 1—Declaration                                                                                              2

Schedule 2—Repeals                                                                                                     3

Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation (Specified Law) Notice 2007 (1)                             3


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation (Specified Laws) Declaration 2017.

2  Commencement

                   This instrument commences on the day after this instrument is registered on the Federal Register of Legislation.

3  Authority

                   This instrument is made under subsection 119(7) of the Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988.

4  Schedules

                   Each instrument that is specified in a Schedule to this instrument is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this instrument has effect according to its terms.

Declaration

                   For the purposes of subsection 119(7) of the Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988, a law of a State or of a Territory that provides for the payment of compensation, other than workers' compensation, specified in column 1 of an item of the table in Schedule 1 is a specified law.


 

Schedule 1—Declaration

 

 

Column 1

Item

Law

 

Laws of the State of New South Wales

1

Motor Accidents Compensation Act 1999

2

Motor Accidents (Lifetime Care and Support) Act 2006

3

Sporting Injuries Insurance Act 1978

4

Victims Rights and Support Act 2013

Laws of the State of Queensland

5

National Injury Insurance Scheme (Queensland) Act 2016

6

Victims of Crime Assistance Act 2009

Laws of the State of South Australia

7

Motor Vehicle Accidents (Lifetime Support Scheme) Act 2013

8

Victims of Crime Act 2001

Laws of the State of Tasmania

9

Motor Accidents (Liabilities and Compensation) Act 1973

10

Victims of Crime Assistance Act 1976

Laws of the State of Victoria

11

Transport Accident Act 1986

12

Victims of Crime Assistance Act 1996

Laws of the State of Western Australia

13

Criminal Injuries Compensation Act 2003

14

Motor Vehicle (Catastrophic Injuries) Act 2016

Laws of the Australian Capital Territory

15

Lifetime Care and Support (Catastrophic Injuries) Act 2014

16

Road Transport (Third-Party Insurance) Act 2008

17

Victims of Crime (Financial Assistance) Act 2016

Laws of the Northern Territory

18

Motor Accidents (Compensation) Act

19

Victims of Crime Assistance Act

Laws of the Christmas Island Territory

20

Criminal Injuries Compensation Act 2003 (WA) (CI)

21

Motor Vehicle (Catastrophic Injuries) Act 2016 (WA) (CI)

Laws of the Cocos (Keeling) Island Territory

22

Criminal Injuries Compensation Act 2003 (WA) (CKI)

23

Motor Vehicle (Catastrophic Injuries) Act 2016 (WA) (CKI)


 

Schedule 2—Repeals

Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation (Specified Law) Notice 2007 (1)

1  The whole of the instrument

Repeal the instrument