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Rail Safety Act 2008 No 97
Repealed version for 7 December 2012 to 19 January 2013 (accessed 26 July 2017 at 10:25)
Part 8 Section 148
148   Appointment of rail safety officers
(1)  The ITSRR may appoint a member of staff of the ITSRR, or a person of a class prescribed by the regulations, to be a rail safety officer for the purposes of this Act.
(2)  The authority of a rail safety officer may be limited by the relevant instrument of appointment to the functions specified in the instrument of appointment.
(3)  In addition to any other persons who may be appointed as rail safety officers under this Act, the ITSRR may, for the purpose of the investigation or exercise of powers related to a specified railway accident or railway incident, appoint as a rail safety officer a person exercising powers, or holding office, under a Commonwealth Act.