Jersey Law 19/2002

 

HEALTH AND SAFETY AT WORK (AMENDMENT No. 3) (JERSEY) LAW 2002

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A LAW     to amend the Health and Safety at Work (Jersey) Law 1989; sanctioned by Order of Her Majesty in Council of the

 

22nd day of MAY 2002

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(Registered on the 14th day of June 2002)

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STATES OF JERSEY

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The 9th day of October 2001

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                THE STATES, subject to the sanction of Her Most Excellent Majesty in Council, have adopted the following Law -

 

ARTICLE 1

 

                Article 20 of the Health and Safety at Work (Jersey) Law 1989,[1] as amended, shall be amended -

 

                (a)     by deleting from paragraph (2) “Subject to paragraph (3)” and substituting “Subject to paragraphs (3) and (8)”;

 

                (b)     by deleting from paragraph (5) “Subject to paragraph (7)” and substituting “Subject to paragraphs (7) and (8)”;

 

                (c)     by adding after paragraph (7) the following paragraphs -

 

          “(8)   Information referred to in paragraph (2) or (5) may be disclosed with the written consent of the Committee.

 

          (9)     The Committee shall not give consent in accordance with paragraph (8) unless it is satisfied that it is expedient to do so -

 

(a)     to secure the health, safety or welfare of persons at work;

 

(b)     to protect others against risks to health or safety in connection with the activities of persons at work or in connection with the use of plant intended for the service or entertainment of the public; or

 

(c)     to control the possession or use of dangerous substances,

 

whether in the Island or elsewhere.

 

          (10)   The Committee may give its consent subject to conditions limiting the persons to whom the information may be disclosed and manner in which it may be used.”.

 

ARTICLE 2

 

Citation and commencement

 

                This Law may be cited as Health and Safety at Work (Amendment No. 3) (Jersey) Law 2002 and shall come into force on the seventh day following its registration.

 

                                                                                      M.N. DE LA HAYE

 

Deputy Greffier of the States.



[1] Volume 1988-1989, page 354.


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