Legislative Assembly for the ACT: 2001 Week 4 Hansard (28 March) . . Page.. 1117 ..
Schedule of amendments
OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY AMENDMENT BILL 2000 (NO 4)
Amendments circulated by Mr Berry
Proposed new clause 7A
Page 5, line 7-After clause 7, insert the following new clause:
7Aâ Duties of persons erecting or installing plant in a workplaceSection 34 is amended-
(a) by omitting 'A person' and substituting '(1) A person'; and
(b) by adding at the end the following subsection:
"(2)â In working out whether a person has taken all reasonably practicable steps to comply with subsection (1), regard may be had to all relevant matters, including for example-
(a) whether copies of codes of practice applicable to the workplace are available to employees or whether employees are given information about where copies of codes may be inspected or obtained; and
(b) whether the codes have been complied with.
"(3)â This section does not limit section 35.".
Proposed new section 75
Definition of infringement notice offence
Page 6, line 11-
Proposed new section 75J (2) (c)
Page 12, line 9-After proposed new paragraph (2) (b), insert the following new paragraph:
(c) the person has disputed liability for the infringement notice offence.
Proposed new section 75K (1)
Page 12, line 29-Omit "or 75J", substitute ", 75J (Withdrawal of infringement notice) or 75P (Extension of time to dispute liability)".