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08 July 2016

1995–96 Personal/Carers' Leave Test Case

  • Australian Liquor, Hospitality and Miscellaneous Workers Union & Others Personal/Carer’s Leave Test Case – Stage 2 - November 1995 (1995) 62 IR 48 – O’Connor President, Ross VP, Marsh SDP, McDonald C and Holmes C, Decision issued 28 November 1995, Print M6700
  • Personal/Carer’s Leave Test Case – Stage 2 – March 1996 (1996) 66 IR 138 – Marsh SDP, Decision issued 26 March 1996, Print N0343
  • Personal/Carer’s Leave Test Case – Stage 2 – April 1996 (1996) 66 IR 176 – Marsh SDP, Direction issued 22 April 1996, Print N1124

Case summary

The 1995 Personal/Carers Leave Test Case, the Commission decides that employees can access aggregated sick leave and bereavement leave for specified family leave purposes. A cap of 5 days per year on access to the aggregated entitlement for carer's leave purposes is adopted.