Legislative Assembly for the ACT: 1995 Week 03 Hansard (Wednesday, 31 May 1995) . . Page.. 669 ..
WORKERS COMPENSATION PROVISIONS - SELECT COMMITTEE
Debate resumed from 30 May 1995, on motion by Mr Berry:
(1) A Select Committee be appointed to inquire and report on the provision of workers compensation arrangements in the ACT Government Service including Territory Owned Corporations and Statutory Authorities. The Committee will include in its inquiry the following:
(a) the adequacy of the Commonwealth Safety Rehabilitation and Compensation Act in the ACT Government context;
(b) the management of the Act in the ACT Government context;
(c) the value provided to the workforce and to the ACT;
(d) the costs of the current arrangements and the underlying reasons;
(e) the cost of possible alternative arrangements; and
(f) any other related matters.
(2) The Committee shall consist of 3 members, 1 member nominated by the Government, 1 member nominated by the Opposition and 1 other member. The nominations shall be notified to the Speaker in writing by 4 pm, Wednesday, 31 May 1995.
(3) The Committee shall report by 23 November 1995.
(4) If the Assembly is not sitting when the Committee has completed its inquiry, the Committee shall send its report to the Speaker, or in the absence of the Speaker, the Deputy Speaker, who is authorised to give directions for its printing and circulation.