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Legislative Assembly for the ACT: Week 6 Hansard (22 June) . . Page.. 2455..


Schedule 7

Emergencies Bill 2004

Amendments moved by the Minister for Police and Emergency Services to

Mr Pratt's amendments

1

Amendment 18

Proposed new clause 147A

omit proposed new clause 147A, substitute

147A Content of emergency plan

The emergency plan must include a plan for an emergency if there is a reasonable possibility of the emergency happening in the ACT (whether or not an emergency of that kind has happened in the ACT or had an effect in the ACT).

Examples

1 terrorist attack

2 flood emergency

3 storm emergency

4 bushfire emergency

5 urban fire emergency

6 chemical or hazardous material incident

7 disease or epidemic emergency

8 aircraft accident

9 hospital emergency or evacuation by ambulance.

(i) Note 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).

2

Amendment 18

Proposed new clause 147B (2) (b) (ii)

omit

and that a media representative's willingness to fully participate in the training be a condition of selection


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