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This instrument amends CASA EX83/21 – Part 121 and Part 91 of CASR – Supplementary Exemptions and Directions Instrument 2021 to remove an unnecessary and inadvertent requirement for duplication of certain training.
Administered by: Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development, Communications and the Arts
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislation (Exemptions and Other Matters) Regulation 2015 s12 item 15
Registered 19 Sep 2022
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR23-Sep-2022
Tabled Senate26-Sep-2022

Instrument number CASA EX75/22

I, PHILIPPA JILLIAN SPENCE, Director of Aviation Safety, on behalf of CASA, make this instrument under regulations 11.160, 11.205 and 11.245 of the Civil Aviation Safety Regulations 1998.

[Signed P. Spence]

Pip Spence
Director of Aviation Safety

19 September 2022

1          Name

                 This instrument is CASA EX75/22 – Amendment of CASA EX83/21 (Training or Checking for Safety Equipment or Emergency Equipment) – Instrument 2022 (No. 1).

2          Commencement

                 This instrument commences on the day after it is registered.

3          Amendment of CASA EX83/21

                 Schedule 1 amends CASA EX83/21 – Part 121 and Part 91 of CASR – Supplementary Exemptions and Directions Instrument 2021.

Schedule 1          Amendments

[1]       After section 3

insert

3A       Table of Contents

                 The Table of Contents for this instrument is not part of this instrument. It is for guidance only and may be edited or updated by CASA in any published version of this instrument.

[2]       After section 13

insert

13A     Approval to conduct training or checking for safety equipment or emergency equipment — exemption from requirement

        (1)     This section applies to the operator of an aeroplane for a flight to which regulation 121.475 or 121.640 applies (the operator), but only to the extent that 1 or more of the following would otherwise apply to the operator for the flight:

(a)   subregulation 121.475 (4);

(b)   subregulation 121.475 (5), in its application to subregulation 121.475 (4);

(c)   subregulation 121.640 (3);

(d)   subregulation 121.640 (5), in its application to subregulation 121.640 (3).

        (2)     The operator is exempted from each of the subregulations mentioned in subsection (1), insofar as it applies to the operator.

        (3)     Each exemption under subsection (2) is subject to the condition that the operator must ensure that the person who conducts the safety equipment or emergency equipment training or checking mentioned in subregulation 121.475 (4) or 121.640 (3) (as the case may be) (the task), is a person who:

(a)   while conducting the task is simultaneously under assessment (the assessment) by a CASA officer for the purpose, in accordance with regulation 11.055, of being granted an approval under regulation 121.010 to conduct the training or checking mentioned in either or both of subregulations 121.475 (4) and 121.640 (3) (as the case may be); and

(b)   on completion of the task and the assessment is granted the approval; and

(c)   is recorded in the operator’s training and checking record for the persons undertaking the safety equipment or emergency equipment training or checking, as a person who meets the requirements mentioned in paragraphs (a) and (b).