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Declarations/Other as amended, taking into account amendments up to Seafarers Rehabilitation and Compensation (Rate of Interest Payable – s130(3)) Instrument 2019
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Seafarers Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1992 - Notice of Declarations and Specifications (25/05/1993)

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Seafarers Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1992

Compilation No. 1               

Compilation date:                              15 March 2019

Includes amendments up to:            F2019L00297

About this compilation

This compilation

This is a compilation of the Seafarers Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1992 – Notice of Declarations and Specifications (25/05/1993) that shows the text of the law as amended and in force on 15 March 2019 (the compilation date).

The notes at the end of this compilation (the endnotes) include information about amending laws and the amendment history of provisions of the compiled law.

Uncommenced amendments

The effect of uncommenced amendments is not shown in the text of the compiled law. Any uncommenced amendments affecting the law are accessible on the Legislation Register (www.legislation.gov.au). The details of amendments made up to, but not commenced at, the compilation date are underlined in the endnotes. For more information on any uncommenced amendments, see the series page on the Legislation Register for the compiled law.

Application, saving and transitional provisions for provisions and amendments

If the operation of a provision or amendment of the compiled law is affected by an application, saving or transitional provision that is not included in this compilation, details are included in the endnotes.

Modifications

If the compiled law is modified by another law, the compiled law operates as modified but the modification does not amend the text of the law. Accordingly, this compilation does not show the text of the compiled law as modified. For more information on any modifications, see the series page on the Legislation Register for the compiled law.

Self‑repealing provisions

If a provision of the compiled law has been repealed in accordance with a provision of the law, details are included in the endnotes.

 

 

  

  

  


I, ROBERT LINDSAY COLLINS, Minister for Transport and Communications, hereby declare or specify with effect on and from 24 June 1993, the following matters for the various provisions of the Seafarers Rehabilitation and compensation Act 1992 (in this Notice referred to as “the Act”):

 

1.                  For the purposes of paragraph 10(1)(b) of the Act, the specified diseases and the specified employments related to those diseases are:-

 

Occupational diseases

Employment involving exposure to risk

 

 

1.  Pneumoconioses caused by sclerogenic mineral dust (silicosis, anthraco-silicosis, asbestoses) and silico-tuberculosis, provide that silicosis is an essential factor causing the resultant incapacity, impairment or death.

Employment involving exposure to sclerogenic mineral dust.

2.  Bronchopulmonary diseases caused by hard-metal dust.

Employment involving exposure to hard-metal dust.

3.  Bronchopulmonary diseases caused by cotton dust (byssinosis), or flax, hemp or sisal dust.

Employment involving exposure to cotton dust, or flax, hemp or sisal dust.

4.  Occupation asthma caused by sensitising agents or irritants.

Employment involving asthmagenic agents.

5.  Extrinsic allergic alveolitis and its sequelae.

Employment involving exposure to the inhalation of organic dusts.

6.  Diseases caused by beryllium or its toxic compounds.

Employment involving exposure to beryllium or its toxic compounds.

7.  Diseases caused by cadmium or its toxic compounds.

Employment involving exposure to cadmium or its toxic compounds.

8.  Diseases caused by phosphorus or its toxic compounds.

Employment involving exposure to phosphorus or its toxic compounds.

9.  Diseases caused by chromium or its toxic compounds.

Employment involving exposure to chromium or its toxic compounds.

10. Diseases caused by manganese or its toxic compounds.

Employment involving exposure to manganese or its toxic compounds.

11. Diseases caused by arsenic or its toxic compounds.

Employment involving exposure to arsenic or its toxic compounds.

12. Diseases caused by mercury or its toxic compounds.

Employment involving exposure to mercury or its toxic compounds.

13. Diseases caused by lead or its toxic compounds.

Employment involving exposure to lead or its toxic compounds.

14. Diseases caused by fluorine or its toxic compounds.

Employment involving exposure to fluorine or its toxic compounds.

15. Diseases caused by carbon disulphide.

Employment involving exposure to carbon disulphide.

16. Diseases caused by toxic halogen derivatives of aliphatic or aromatic hydrocarbons.

Employment involving exposure to toxic halogen derivatives of aliphatic or aromatic hydrocarbons.

17. Diseases caused by benzene or its toxic homologues.

Employment involving exposure to benzene or its toxic homologues.

18. Diseases caused by toxic nitro- and amino-derivatives of benzene or its homologues.

Employment involving exposure to toxic nitro- and amino-derivatives of benzene or its homologues.

19. Diseases caused by nitroglycerin or other nitric acid esters.

Employment involving exposure to nitroglycerin or other nitric acid esters.

20. Diseases caused by alcohols, glycols or ketones.

Employment involving exposure to alcohols, glycols or ketones.

21. Diseases caused by asphyxiants: carbon monoxide, hydrogen cyanide or its toxic derivatives, hydrogen sulphide.

Employment involving exposure to asphyxiants: carbon monoxide, hydrogen cyanide or its toxic derivatives, hydrogen sulphide.

22. Diseases caused by vibration (disorders of muscles, tendons, bones, joints, peripheral blood vessels or peripheral nerves).

Employment involving exposure to vibration.

23. Diseases caused by work in compressed air.

Employment involving exposure to compressed air.

24. Diseases caused by ionising radiation.

Employment involving exposure to the action of ionising radiation.

25. Skin diseases caused by physical, chemical or biological agents not included under other items.

Employment involving exposure to the risk concerned

26. Primary epitheliomatous cancer of the skin caused by tar, pitch, bitumen, mineral oil, anthracene, or the compounds, products or residue of these substances.

Employment involving exposure to tar, pitch, bitumen, mineral oil, anthracene, or the compounds, products or residue of these substances.

27. Lung cancer or mesotheliomas caused by asbestos.

Employment involving exposure to asbestos.

28. Occupational infectious or parasitic diseases.

Employment carrying a particular risk of contamination including:

(a)    Health or Laboratory work;

(b)   Veterinary work;

(c)    Work handling animals, animal carcasses, part of such carcasses, or merchandise which may have been contaminated by animals, animal carcasses, or parts of such carcasses.


Endnotes

Endnote 1—About the endnotes

The endnotes provide information about this compilation and the compiled law.

The following endnotes are included in every compilation:

Endnote 1—About the endnotes

Endnote 2—Abbreviation key

Endnote 3—Legislation history

Endnote 4—Amendment history

Abbreviation key—Endnote 2

The abbreviation key sets out abbreviations that may be used in the endnotes.

Legislation history and amendment history—Endnotes 3 and 4

Amending laws are annotated in the legislation history and amendment history.

The legislation history in endnote 3 provides information about each law that has amended (or will amend) the compiled law. The information includes commencement details for amending laws and details of any application, saving or transitional provisions that are not included in this compilation.

The amendment history in endnote 4 provides information about amendments at the provision (generally section or equivalent) level. It also includes information about any provision of the compiled law that has been repealed in accordance with a provision of the law.

Misdescribed amendments

A misdescribed amendment is an amendment that does not accurately describe the amendment to be made. If, despite the misdescription, the amendment can be given effect as intended, the amendment is incorporated into the compiled law and the abbreviation “(md)” added to the details of the amendment included in the amendment history.

If a misdescribed amendment cannot be given effect as intended, the abbreviation “(md not incorp)” is added to the details of the amendment included in the amendment history. 


 

Endnote 2—Abbreviation key

 

o = order(s)

ad = added or inserted

Ord = Ordinance

am = amended

orig = original

amdt = amendment

par = paragraph(s)/subparagraph(s)

c = clause(s)

    /sub‑subparagraph(s)

C[x] = Compilation No. x

pres = present

Ch = Chapter(s)

prev = previous

def = definition(s)

(prev…) = previously

Dict = Dictionary

Pt = Part(s)

disallowed = disallowed by Parliament

r = regulation(s)/rule(s)

Div = Division(s)

 

exp = expires/expired or ceases/ceased to have

reloc = relocated

    effect

renum = renumbered

F = Federal Register of Legislation

rep = repealed

gaz = gazette

rs = repealed and substituted

LA = Legislation Act 2003

s = section(s)/subsection(s)

LIA = Legislative Instruments Act 2003

Sch = Schedule(s)

(md) = misdescribed amendment can be given

Sdiv = Subdivision(s)

    effect

SLI = Select Legislative Instrument

(md not incorp) = misdescribed amendment

SR = Statutory Rules

    cannot be given effect

Sub‑Ch = Sub‑Chapter(s)

mod = modified/modification

SubPt = Subpart(s)

No. = Number(s)

underlining = whole or part not

 

    commenced or to be commenced

Endnote 3—Legislation history

 

Name

Registration

Commencement

Application, saving and transitional provisions

Seafarers Rehabilitation and Compensation Act – Notice of Declarations and Specifications (25/05/1993)

5 Feb 2009

(F2009B00136)

24 Jun 1993

 

Seafarers Rehabilitation and Compensation (Specified Laws) Declaration 2019

14 Mar 2019

(F2019L00294)

15 Mar 2019 (s 2)

Seafarers Rehabilitation and Compensation (Specification of Medical Examination Interval) Instrument 2019

14 Mar 2019

(F2019L00295)

15 Mar 2019 (s 2)

Seafarers Rehabilitation and Compensation (Specified Rate for Redemption of Compensation) Instrument 2019

14 Mar 2019

(F2019L00296)

15 Mar 2019 (s 2)

Seafarers Rehabilitation and Compensation (Rate of Interest Payable – s130(3)) Instrument 2019

14 Mar 2019

(F2019L00297)

15 Mar 2019 (s 2)

 

Endnote 4—Amendment history

 

Provision affected

How affected

s 2

rep F2019L00296

s 3

rep F2019L00295

s 4

rep F2019L00297

s 5

rep F2019L00294