No. S 464
Workmen’s Compensation Act
(Chapter 354)
Workmen’s Compensation (Non-application of Insurance Requirement) Notification 1997
In exercise of the powers conferred by section 23(1) of the Workmen’s Compensation Act, the Minister for Labour hereby makes the following Notification:
Citation and commencement
1.—(1)  This Notification may be cited as the Workmen’s Compensation (Non-Application of Insurance Requirement) Notification 1997 and shall be deemed to have come into operation on 29th July 1997.
(2)  This Notification shall remain in force for a period of one year from 29th July 1997.
Non-application of section 23 (1) of the Act
2.  Section 23(1) of the Act shall not apply to —
(a)any contractor or sub-contractor of workmen employed by him for the execution or performance of work carried out by him for projects with the Housing and Development Board whose tenders were called before 1st July 1996;
(b)Exxon Chemical Singapore Pte. Ltd.;
(c)Fraser & Neave (S) Pte. Ltd.;
(d)Sembawang Engineering and Construction Pte. Ltd.;
(e)Sembawang Maritime Ltd.;
(f)Sembawang Shipmanagement Pte. Ltd.;
(g)Sembawang Systems Pte. Ltd.;
(h)Singapore Bus Service (1978) Ltd.;
(i)Singapore Post Pte. Ltd.;
(j)Singapore Telecommunications Ltd.;
(k)Singapore Telecom Mobile Pte. Ltd.; and
(l)Singapore Telecom Paging Pte. Ltd.
Made this 2nd day of October 1997.
Permanent Secretary,
Ministry of Labour,
[LM 59/71 V14; AG/SL/17/94]