20/02/2013 - DFES offer the SESVA a Position on the IWG

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DFES OFFER THE ASSOCIATION A POSITION ON THE IWG

The Department of Fire and Emergency Services  (DFES) Commissioner has offered the State Emergency Service Volunteers Association a position on the Inter-agency Working Group (IWG) looking at the development of a single comprensive emergency services act.  DFES will be coordinating the review of this legislation under the strategic guidance of the IWG which was formed out of a recommendation from the Perth Hills February 2011 Review.

The legislative team is headed by David Caporn, Director Legal and Legislative Services.  The Association sees this as a positive change by DFES  and they will be an active member along with representatives from other Volunteer Associations.