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Legislative Assembly for the ACT: 2004 Week 2 Hansard (4 March) . . Page.. 823..


(2) This section does not apply if-

(a) the person is authorised by a display permit to use the firework and the use of the firework is in accordance with the permit; or

(b) the firework is a general use firework or distress signal firework.

(3) An offence against this section is a strict liability offence.

7

Proposed new clause 205A

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insert

205A Chief executive to promote Act

The functions of the chief executive under this Act include-

(a) developing and providing educational and training programs to promote understanding and acceptance of, and compliance with, this Act; and

(b) promoting understanding and acceptance of, and compliance with, this Act.

Examples for par (a)

1 educational programs about safety duties

2 training sessions about the safe handling of dangerous substances

Note 1 A reference to an Act includes a reference to the statutory instruments made or in force under the Act, including regulations (see Legislation Act, s 104).

Note 2 An example is part of the Act, is not exhaustive and may extend, but does not limit, the meaning of the provision in which it appears (see Legislation Act, s 126 and s 132).

Schedule 3

Dangerous Substances Bill 2003

Amendments moved by Ms Dundas

1

Clause 88 (2), note

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omit the note, substitute

Note 1

The Legislation Act, s 170 and s 171 deal with the application of the privilege against selfincrimination and client legal privilege.

Note 2 For how the notice may be served, see Legislation Act, pt 19.5.

2

Clause 88 (4) (c)

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omit clause 88 (4) (c), substitute

(c) if the notice requires the person to answer questions-state that the person may attend with a lawyer.


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