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Agency Details

Agency Number: TA1535
Title: DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE AND INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS
Start Date: 18 Sep 1998
End Date: 01 Feb 2004
Description:

The Tasmanian Industrial Commission, the Office of the Enterprise Commissioner and the Industrial Relations branch of the Department of Premier and Cabinet and the Workers Rehabilitation and Compensation Tribunal (of the Workplace Standards Authority) were amalgamated with the Department of Justice to form the new Department.

Information Sources:

Legislation Administered:

Statutory Rules 1998 Number 124 pp.1299-1308.

Legislation Creating:

Statutory Rules 1998 Number 122.

Legislation Abolishing Agency:

Statutory Rules No. 5 of 2004

Functions Performed:
13 JUSTICE AND LEGAL ADMINISTRATION [1]
22 WORKPLACE MANAGEMENT [1]
Controlled Agencies:
TA40 SUPREME COURT AND SHERIFF'S OFFICE 01 Jan 1924 17 Jul 1989
TA1108 POPPY ADVISORY AND CONTROL BOARD. 01 Jan 1972
TA1022 OFFICE OF THE CROWN SOLICITOR 15 Mar 1983
TA1015 OFFICE OF THE SOLICITOR-GENERAL 29 Jun 1983
TA290 TASMANIAN INDUSTRIAL COMMISSION 01 Jan 1985
TA1014 OFFICE OF THE DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC PROSECUTIONS 09 May 1986
TA907 CORRECTIVE SERVICES TASMANIA 06 Apr 1987
TA682 OFFICE OF CONSUMER AFFAIRS 14 Dec 1988 24 Nov 1999
TA923 REGISTRY OF BIRTHS, DEATHS AND MARRIAGES 17 Jul 1989
TA988 TASMANIAN ELECTORAL OFFICE 17 Jul 1989
TA1615 SUPREME COURT OF TASMANIA 17 Jul 1989
TA1537 BUSINESS AFFAIRS OFFICE 01 Jan 1991 31 Dec 2001
TA1943 OFFICE OF LEGISLATION DEVELOPMENT AND REVIEW 01 Jan 1994
TA1667 WORKERS REHABILITATION AND COMPENSATION TRIBUNAL 16 Aug 1995
TA1665 OFFICE OF THE SEX DISCRIMINATION COMMISSIONER 27 Sep 1995 10 Dec 1999
TA1668 GUARDIANSHIP AND ADMINISTRATION BOARD 01 Sep 1997
TA1647 OFFICE OF INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS 18 Sep 1998 01 Feb 2004
TA1666 OFFICE OF THE ANTI-DISCRIMINATION COMMISSIONER 10 Dec 1999
TA1828 WORKCOVER TASMANIA 01 Jul 2001 01 Oct 2013
Previous Agencies:
TA926 DEPARTMENT OF PREMIER & CABINET 17 Jul 1989
TA921 DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE (1) 17 Jul 1989 18 Sep 1998
TA1529 WORKPLACE STANDARDS AUTHORITY 27 Mar 1996 05 Apr 2006
Subsequent Agencies:
TA1646 DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE (2) 02 Feb 2004
Series Created By Agency:
SC171  WRITS OF DEDIMUS POTESTATUM ADMINISTERING OATHS OF ALLEGIANCE TO JUSTICES OF THE PEACE. 07 Mar 1832 17 Jan 2002
AGD66  REGISTER OF WRITS FOR APPOINTMENT OF JUSTICES OF THE PEACE. 29 Mar 1940 02 May 2000