Industrial Relations Amendment Bill 2005
|Long Title||This Bill will amend the Industrial Relations Act 1979 (IR Act) to: enable an acting appointment of the President of the Western Australian Industrial Relations Commission (Commission), for a period of up to two years; enable the Governor to both extend a Commission member's period of office and appoint a new member to that office in prescribed circumstances; designate the Chief Commissioner as administrative head of the Commission; clarify that the Chief Commissioner may reconstitute the Commission once proceedings have commenced; enable the Chief Commissioner to delegate any of his powers or duties under the IR Act to another Commissioner member; and|
clarify that Industrial Inspectors may use their investigation powers under the IR Act for the purposes of the Minimum Conditions of Employment Act 1993 (MCE Act), or any other Act that confers functions on them.
|Status||Assented to 09/21/2005|
Royal Assent given 21 Sep 2005 as Act No. 14 of 2005. For details refer to the Commencement Clause of the Bill (see also Assent and Commencement information for Acts)
|Previous Versions of this Bill|