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Agency:
Office of the Enterprise Commissioner
Agency Number:
Start Date:
01 Jan 1992
End Date:
01 Jan 2001
Description:
The Tasmanian Industrial Relations Amendment (Enterprise Agreements and Workplace Freedom) Act 1992 provided for the establishment of the office of the Enterprise Commissioner. The Commissioners responsibilities were to undertake an advisory and facilitative role with employers and employees wishing to enter into enterprise agreements. The role included ensuring all parties understood the proposed agreement and their rights and obligations under the Act.
After the abolition of the Office of the Enterprise Commissioner the Tasmanian Industrial Commission handled enterprise agreements.
Information Sources:
Parliament of Tasmanian Legislative Council Select Committee on Industrial Relations 4 April 2000
Legislation Creating:
Industrial Relations Amendment (Enterprise Agreements and Workplace Freedom) Act 1992 (No. 59 of 1992)
Legislation Abolishing Agency:
The Industrial Relations Act 2001
Controlling Agencies:
Department of Justice (1) (TA921)17 Jul 198918 Sep 1998

Department of Justice and Industrial Relations (TA1535)18 Sep 199801 Feb 2004
Tasmanian Industrial Commission (TA290)01 Jan 1985
Series Created By Agency:
AF709 Case Files01 Jan 199331 Dec 1999