Hazardous Substances and New Organisms Act 1996

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144 Reporting of incidents


Every person in charge of a substance involved in an incident resulting in serious harm to any person or serious environmental damage shall, unless an enforcement officer attended the incident or subsection (2) applies, report that incident to an enforcement officer.


No person shall be obliged to report an incident to an enforcement officer under this Act where the incident is required to be reported under any other Act.