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Commonwealth Volunteers Protection Bill 2003

 

 

 

 

 

 

Commonwealth Volunteers Protection Act 2003

 

No. 2, 2003

 

 

 

 

 

An Act to protect volunteers working for the Commonwealth from civil liability, and for related purposes

   

   

   



Contents

Part 1—Preliminary                                                                                                                2

1............ Short title............................................................................................ 2

2............ Commencement.................................................................................. 2

3............ Extended operation of Act.................................................................. 3

4............ Definitions.......................................................................................... 3

5............ Application......................................................................................... 5

Part 2—Protection from civil liability                                                                            6

6............ Protection from liability..................................................................... 6

7............ Commonwealth or Commonwealth authority to incur liability......... 7

8............ Volunteer to assist in defence of actions etc....................................... 7

9............ Certain indemnities to have no effect................................................. 7

10.......... No overriding of Damage by Aircraft Act.......................................... 7

11.......... Regulations......................................................................................... 7

 



 

Commonwealth Volunteers Protection Act 2003

No. 2, 2003

 

 

 

An Act to protect volunteers working for the Commonwealth from civil liability, and for related purposes

[ Assented to 24 February 2003 ]

The Parliament of Australia enacts: