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Crimes (Administration of Sentences) Regulation 2008
Repealed version for 11 April 2014 to 31 August 2014 (accessed 6 April 2020 at 16:21)
284   Consequences for staff members testing positive at least twice in 3 years
(1)  This clause applies if:
(a)  a member of correctional staff (other than a staff member appointed on probation, a temporary employee or a casual employee) tests positive for alcohol, and
(b)  the staff member has tested positive for alcohol in the 3 years immediately preceding the test referred to in paragraph (a).
(2)  In such a case, the Commissioner may deal with the matter under Part 2.7 of the Public Sector Employment and Management Act 2002.
(3)  The Commissioner may refer the staff member to a medical practitioner for the purpose of the medical practitioner determining the staff member’s fitness to remain a staff member.
(4)  The Commissioner is to have regard to any report made by the medical practitioner in relation to such a staff member.