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Disability Rights

From: Senate Hansard, 14 October 2002 ( : Hansard - senate - html versions - spring session)

Senator Allison to move six sitting days from today:

That section 25.2 of the Disability Discrimination Standards for Accessible Public Transport 2002, made under subsection 31(1) of the Disability Discrimination Act 1992, be amended as follows:

At the end of section 25.2, add:

(3)A person accompanying and/or assisting a person with a disability, who is required by reason of the person's disability to provide assistance, should not be required to pay a fare.