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Biosecurity (Human Health Response Zone) (Royal Australian Air Force Base Learmonth) Determination 2020

I, Professor Brendan Murphy, Director of Human Biosecurity, make the following determination.

Dated   3 February 2020

Professor Brendan Murphy

Director of Human Biosecurity

 

  

  

  


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

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

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

4............ Human health response zone......................................................................................... 1

5............ Listed human disease to which this instrument relates................................................... 1

6............ Requirement that specified classes of individuals must not enter the zone..................... 1

7............ Period during which this instrument is in force............................................................. 2

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Biosecurity (Human Health Response Zone) (Royal Australian Air Force Base Learmonth) Determination 2020.

2  Commencement

             (1)  Each provision of this instrument specified in column 1 of the table commences, or is taken to have commenced, in accordance with column 2 of the table. Any other statement in column 2 has effect according to its terms.

 

Commencement information

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Provisions

Commencement

Date/Details

1.  The whole of this instrument

The day this instrument is registered.

3 February 2020

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this instrument as originally made. It will not be amended to deal with any later amendments of this instrument.

             (2)  Any information in column 3 of the table is not part of this instrument. Information may be inserted in this column, or information in it may be edited, in any published version of this instrument.

3  Authority

                   This instrument is made under subsection 113(1) of the Biosecurity Act 2015.

4  Human health response zone

                   Royal Australian Air Force Base Learmonth is a human health response zone.

5  Listed human disease to which this instrument relates

                   This instrument relates to human coronavirus with pandemic potential.

6  Requirement that specified classes of individuals must not enter the zone

                   An individual other than the following must not enter the zone:

                     (a)  an individual who enters Australian territory on an aircraft carrying passengers being transported to Australia due to the human coronavirus with pandemic potential;

                     (b)  an individual who is an accompanying person for an individual:

                              (i)  who was a child or incapable person who entered Australian territory as mentioned in paragraph (a); or

                             (ii)  who becomes a child or incapable person after entering Australian territory as mentioned in paragraph (a);

                     (c)  an individual who is a biosecurity officer, human biosecurity officer, chief human biosecurity officer for Western Australia, biosecurity enforcement officer or the Director of Human Biosecurity;

                     (d)  an individual who has authority from the person who has operational (but not clinical) control over Royal Australian Air Force Base Learmonth to enter the Base.

7  Period during which this instrument is in force

                   This instrument is in force for 3 months beginning on the day it commences.