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PART 1. Division 11.
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ing of any article; or
therein has the right of access or control.
registration fees, any number of adjacent buildings or
places. “ Furniture” means furniture of which woud forms a part, and
such as is usually made by cabinetmakers, chairmakers,
couchmakers, upholsterers, woodcarvers, or woodturners : “ Gazette ” means The South Australian Government Gazette : “Handicraft” includes any work whatsoever done in any
laundry or dye works, and whether or not done in pre
paring or manufacturing articles for trade or sale: “ Improver” means and includes— (a) Any person who
I. Is not an apprentice ; and
11. Is not over the age of twenty-one years; and
years, holds a licence from the Chairman to be
paid as an improver: “ Inspector” means an inspector of factories appointed under
this Act, and includes the Chief Inspector: " Laundry” shall not include(a) Any prison, reformatory, industrial school, or home for
erring women; or (6) Any institution conducted exclusively for charitable pur
poses; “ Machinery” includes any driving strap, band, wire, rope, or
cable of any kind : “Metropolitan area ” comprises the whole of the area contained
in the present Electoral Districts of Adelaide, Torrens, and
Port Adelaide :
or horizontal, and every wheel, drum, or pulley, or appli-
communicated to any machine in a factory:
the Crown for the time being performing the duties of
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“ Occupier” means the person, company, corporate body, or
association employing persons in a factory, and includes any agent, manager, foreman, or other person acting or apparently acting in the general management or control of
any such factory : “ Parent” means parent, guardian, or person having the custody
of or control over any young person or child: “Proclamation ” means a Proclamation by the Governor pub
lished in the Gazette : “ Prescribed ” means prescribed by regulations made under this
Act: “ Woman” means any person of the female sex over the age of
sixteen years: “ Young person ” means a boy or girl between the age of
thirteen and six teen years. 7. Where a penalty or term of imprisonment is mentioned in or at the foot of any section or subsection any contravention of the section or subsection, whether by act or omission, shall be an offence against this Act punishable upon conviction by a penalty or term of imprisonment, with or without hard labor, not exceeding that mentioned.
DIVISION III.-REPEAL. 8. (1) The Acts mentioned in the First Schedule are hereby repealed.
(2) Such repeal shall not affect any right, interest, or liability already created, existing, or incurred, nor anything lawfully done or suffered under any of the said Acts.
(3) Any proceeding in respect of such right, interest, or liability may be carried on as if such repeal had not taken place.
(4) All officers appointed under the repealed Acts and in office at the time of such repeal shall be deemed appointed under this Act.
(5) All orders and notifications made under the repealed Acts and in force at the time of such repeal shall be deemed to have been made under this Act.
ADMINISTRATION. DIVISION 1.
Division 1.—APPOINTMENT OF OFFICERS. Governor may appoint 9. The Governor may appoint a Chief Inspector and so many inspectors. Factories Act, 1894, inspectors as may appear necessary. sec. 5. Districts.
10. The Minister may, for the purposes of this Act, divide the
State into such and so many districts as he thinks fit, and allot or See Vic. Act No. 1975, sec. 9. assign one or more of such districts to one or more inspectors.
Certifying medical practitioners. Vic. Act No. 1975, sec. 10,
ll. (1) The Minister may-
tioners, to be certifying medical practitioners for the pur-
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(6) Allot or assign one or more districts under this Act to one or
PART 1). more certifying medical practitioners.
Division 1. (2) In any part of the State to which no certifying medical Public vaccinators to practitioner has been allotted or assigned hereunder, every public vaccinator shall, without further or other authority than this section, be and act as certifying medical practitioner within the district for which he is public vaccinator.
act in certain cases.
Division II.-REGISTRATION OF FACTORIES.
DIVISION 11. 12. No person shall occupy or use a factory unless and until the Factory not to be
used until registered. same is duly registered.
New Zealand Act, 59
of 1901, sec. 10. Penalty, Five Pounds for every day during which such unregistered
Factories Act, 1900, factory is occupied or used.
secs. 52 and 53.
13. (1) Every person
registration. (a) Who is in occupation of a factory when this Act comes into Factories Act 1894,
sect. 6. force (whether such factory is registered under the Acts
Vic. Act No. 1975, hereby repealed or not); or
of a factory; or
for the first time, or, after a period of disuse, again
becomes a factory ; shall register such factory.
(2) The registration of a factory shall be renewed every five years.
(3) Application for registration or for renewal of registration shall be in writing in the prescribed form, served upon or posted in a registered letter addressed to the Chief Inspector at his office. (4) Such application shall contain-
factory is carried on; and
When to be
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(6) Under division (6), within twenty-one days of such going
into occupation : (c) Under division (C) within twenty-one days of such building
or place becoming or again becoming a factory.
Every application for registration or renewal of registration shall be accompanied by the fee required by this Act.
Certificate of suitability, &c.
14. (1) No building or place which at any time after this Act has come into force
a) Is about to become for the first time; or
(6) After a period of disuse is about to again become a factory, shall be registered until the Chief Inspector has in writing certified
(a) That such building or place is suitable for a factory; and
(6) That the prescribed requirements have been complied with. (2) This section shall not apply to any premises or place which by any extension of this Act, under section 4 hereof, becomes for the first time a factory.
Registration. Vic. Act No. 1976, sec. 13.
15. (1) Registration or renewal of registration shall be effected by entering in a register to be kept by the Chief Inspector such par. ticulars as may be prescribed.
(2) Such register shall be either in the form set out in the Second Schedule or in a prescribed form.
16. (1) The annual fee to be paid in respect of every facVic. Act No. 1975, torysec. 14.
(a) Shall be that specified in the Third Schedule ;
accompany the application for registration; and
occupier of such factory on or before the thirty-first day
January. Half fee where
(2) When any factory is opened during any year after the thirtieth factory, &c., opened
day of June the fee to be paid on registration for that year shall be
dai of Lune the fee after 30th June.
one-half of the rate specified in the said Schedule. In default of payment (3) Any factory in respect of which such annual registration fee factory to be deemed
has not been paid shall be deemed to be not duly registered.
17. The occupier of a factory who intends to close and cease to use it shall give the Chief Inspector seven days' previous notice in writing of such intention. Penalty, Five Pounds.
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Part II. Division III.-REGISTRATION OF Outside WORKERS.
Division III. 18. (1) Every person who outside a factory wholly or partly Outside workers to
register names and prepares or manufactures, either directly or indirectly, any article addresses. for the occupier of such factory for trade or sale shall, either per. Factories Act, 1900, sonally or by written notice, register with the Chief Inspector
Vic. Act No. 1976, (a) His full name and address ; and
(6) Any change in such address from time to time. (2) Every person so registered shall answer all questions put to him by an inspector(a) As to the person for whom the articles are being prepared
or manufactured; and (6) The price or rate to be paid to him therefor Penalty, Ten Shillings.
Division IV.-RECORDS AND NOTICES BY OCCUPIERS.
DIVISION IV. 19. (1) Every occupier of a factory shall
Records and notices
by occupiers. (a) Make and keep a true record in such form and giving such
Factories Act, 1900, particulars as may be prescribed of the names, work, and sec. 10. wages of the persons employed in such factory, and the Soe Vic. Act No. 1976
of 1906, sec. 20. age of every such person under twenty-one years of age: (6) Produce such record for inspection, whenever demanded by Production to
an inspector, and forward annually and at the prescribed ins
time a true copy thereof to the Chief Inspector: (c) Affix and keep affixed in legible characters in some con- Information to be
spicuous place, and so as to be easily read by his employés. posted in factory.
and regulations thereunder as may be prescribed: regulations. IS. The name and address of the certifying medical
practitioner for the district: (d) Affix and keep affixed in legible characters, in such place as Name of occupier. an inspector may direct or approve
1. The name of such occupier ; or,
of such company; or, 111. If such occupier is a firm, the firm name: (ej Affix and keep affixed in legible characters, in such place as Record of fines.
an inspector may direct or approve, a detailed record of all