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This instrument declares that volunteers who assist in the running of the Australian War Memorial and the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority are deemed to be employees under the Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988.
Administered by: Jobs and Small Business
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislation (Exemptions and Other Matters) Regulation 2015 s12 item 57
Registered 15 Mar 2019
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Tabled HR02-Apr-2019
Tabled Senate02-Apr-2019
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Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation (Specified Persons and Acts) Declaration 2019

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

Dated               7 March 2019 

KELLY O’DWYER

Minister for Jobs and Industrial Relations

 

 

 


Contents

1  Name........................................................................................................................................ 3

2  Commencement........................................................................................................................ 3

3  Authority.................................................................................................................................. 3

4  Definitions................................................................................................................................ 3

5  Declaration............................................................................................................................... 3

Schedule 1—Specified persons and acts                                                                    4

                                                                                                                                                                    

 

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation (Specified Persons and Acts) Declaration 2019.

2  Commencement

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

3  Authority

                   This instrument is made under subsection 5(6) of the Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988.

4  Definitions

                   In this instrument:

                   Act means the Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988.

                   Commonwealth authority has the same meaning it has in the Act.

                   Entity has the same meaning it has in the Act.

                   licensed corporation has the same meaning it has in the Act.

5  Declaration of specified persons and acts

For the purposes of subsection 5(6) of the Act:

(a)    a person who is included in a class of persons specified in column 1 of an item in the table in Schedule 1, being a class of persons who engage in activities or perform acts:

(i)     at the request or direction, for the benefit, or under a requirement made by or under a law, of the Commonwealth; or

(ii)   at the request or direction, or for the benefit, of a Commonwealth authority or a licensed corporation;

is taken to be employed by the Commonwealth as represented by the Entity in column 2 of the item, or by the authority or corporation specified in column 2 of the item, as the case may be; and

(b)   the employment of the person is taken to be constituted by the performance by the person of the acts specified in column 3 of the item.


Schedule 1—Specified persons and acts

Note:      See section 5.

 

 

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Item

Specified persons

Entity, authority or corporation

Specified acts

1          

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 Australian War Memorial

Australian War Memorial

Acts performed in connection with the rendering of the assistance specified in column 1 of this item

2          

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 Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority

Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority

Acts performed in connection with the rendering of the assistance specified in column 1 of this item