Civil Defence Emergency Management Act 2002

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61 Schedule 1 may be amended by Order in Council

(1)

The Governor-General may, by Order in Council made on the recommendation of the Minister,—

(a)

add the name of an entity or description of an entity to Part A of Schedule 1; or

(b)

omit the name of an entity or description of an entity from Part A of Schedule 1; or

(c)

amend the name of an entity or the description of an entity in Part A of Schedule 1; or

(d)

add a description of a class of business to Part B of Schedule 1; or

(e)

omit a description of a class of business from Part B of Schedule 1; or

(f)

amend the description of a class of business in Part B of Schedule 1; or

(g)

otherwise amend Schedule 1 or revoke Schedule 1 or a part of the schedule, and substitute a new schedule or a new part, as the case may require.

(2)

The Minister must not recommend the addition of the name of an entity or description of an entity to Part A of Schedule 1 unless the Minister is satisfied that the entity operates a service or system the reduced availability, or non-availability, of which would constitute a hazard.

(3)

The Minister must not recommend the addition of a description of a class of business to Part B of Schedule 1 unless the Minister is satisfied that the business provides a service or system the reduced availability, or non-availability, of which would constitute a hazard.

(4)

An order under this section is secondary legislation (see Part 3 of the Legislation Act 2019 for publication requirements).

Legislation Act 2019 requirements for secondary legislation made under this section
PublicationPCO must publish it on the legislation website and notify it in the GazetteLA19 s 69(1)(c)
PresentationThe Minister must present it to the House of RepresentativesLA19 s 114, Sch 1 cl 32(1)(a)
DisallowanceIt may be disallowed by the House of Representatives LA19 ss 115, 116
This note is not part of the Act.

Section 61(4): inserted, on 28 October 2021, by section 3 of the Secondary Legislation Act 2021 (2021 No 7).