(1) A person:
(a) who participates in the Green Army Programme on a full-time or a part-time basis and who is receiving green army allowance; or
(b) who participates in the Green Army Programme on a part-time basis and who is not receiving green army allowance;
is not taken to be:
(c) a worker carrying out work in any capacity for the Commonwealth, or an employee of the Commonwealth, for the purposes of the Work Health and Safety Act 2011 ; or
(d) an employee within the meaning of section 5 of the Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988 ; or
(e) an employee for the purposes of the Fair Work Act 2009 ;
merely because of that participation.
Note: For Green Army Programme and green army allowance see subsection 23(1).
(2) Paragraph (1)(b) does not apply to a person included in a class of persons prescribed in an instrument under subsection (3).
(3) The Secretary may, by legislative instrument, prescribe a class of persons for the purposes of subsection (2).