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Legislative Assembly for the ACT: 2014 Week 4 Hansard (6 May) . . Page.. 1135..


Schedules of amendments

Schedule 1

Rail Safety National Law (ACT) Bill 2014

Amendments moved by the Attorney-General

1

Clause 31 (1)

Page 29, line 6—

omit

anything

substitute

any prescribed item

2

Clause 31 (3)

Page 29, line 13—

omit clause 31 (3), substitute

(3) A rail safety worker is entitled to the return of a prescribed item taken from the worker under this section when the worker ceases to be in custody, unless—

(a) possession of the item by the worker would be an offence against a law applying in the Territory; or

(b) a police officer believes on reasonable grounds that possession of the item by the worker could present a danger to a person.

3

Clause 31 (4)

Proposed new definition of prescribed item

Page 29, line 19—

insert

1. prescribed item means anything that could—

(a) present a danger to a person; or

(b) be used to assist a person to escape from lawful custody.

4

Clause 31 (4), definition of seizable item and note

Page 30, line 1—

omit

5

Proposed new clause 52A

Page 46, line 11—

insert

52A Abrogation of privilege of self-incrimination—derivative use immunity

(1) This section applies despite anything to the contrary in the Rail Safety National Law (ACT), section 155 (Abrogation of privilege against self-incrimination).


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