Model Work Health and Safety Act - explanatory memorandum


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The explanatory memorandum explains the intended operation of the model Work Health and Safety (WHS) Act, including amendments to the Act up until 9 December 2019.

For information on the WHS laws in your jurisdiction, please refer to the law in your state or territory.

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Model Work Health and Safety Laws
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