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This instrument amends the Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation (Specified Laws) Declaration 2017 to add the Motor Accident Injuries Act 2017 (NSW) to the list of specified laws. This will prevent employees or their dependants from receiving both compensation under the Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988 and the Motor Accident Injuries Act 2017 (NSW).
Administered by: Jobs and Small Business
Registered 15 Mar 2019
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Commonwealth Coat of Arms of Australia

 

Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation (Specified Laws) Amendment Declaration 2019

I, KELLY O’DWYER, Minister for Jobs and Industrial Relations, make the following instrument.

 

Dated               7 March 2019                                     

KELLY O’DWYER

Minister for Jobs and Industrial Relations

 


Contents

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

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

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

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

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                           2

Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation (Specified Laws) Declaration 2017                       2

 

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation (Specified Laws) Amendment Declaration 2019.

2  Commencement

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                   Each instrument that is specified in a Schedule to this instrument is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this instrument has effect according to its terms.

Schedule 1Amendments

Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation (Specified Laws) Declaration 2017

1  Schedule 1 (after table item 1)

Insert:

1A

Motor Accident Injuries Act 2017

 2  Transitional—operation for the purposes of the Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation (Defence-related Claims) Act 1988

The amendments of this instrument made by the Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation (Specified Laws) Amendment Declaration 2019 do not apply in relation to the operation of this instrument for the purposes of the Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation (Defence-related Claims) Act 1988.

Note:       This instrument operates for the purposes of the Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation (Defence-related Claims) Act 1988 because of item 63 of Schedule 1 to the Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Legislation Amendment (Defence Force) Act 2017.