Rail Safety (Adoption of National Law) Act 2012 No 82

Currency

As amended to Rail Safety (Adoption of National Law) Regulation 2018 (No 396). Commenced 27 July 2018. Current to 22 August 2018.

Jurisdiction

Section 10(3): Regulations made under this Act may create offences punishable by a penalty not exceeding 250 penalty units.

Section 12: Proceedings for an offence against regulations made under this Act are to be dealt with summarily before the Local Court.

Rail Safety (Adoption of National Law) Regulation 2018

Currency

Commenced 27 July 2018. Current to 22 August 2018.

CLAUSE DESCRIPTION PENALTY (MAX)
21 Rail safety worker fail to submit to sobriety test or fail
to provide sample of, blood, oral fluid or urine
10 pu
22 Rail safety worker interfere with breath, blood, oral fluid or urine test 25 pu and/or 9 mths
23(1), (3) Medical practitioner or nurse refuse or fail to take sample of blood from a rail safety worker or fail to comply with cll 16, 17, 18 10 pu
23(4), (5), (6) Hinder or obstruct taking of samples 20 pu
24 Interfere, tamper or destroy samples 20 pu
31 Train not fitted with a radio communications system and a back up means of communication 100 pu