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Budget 2011-12 Budget Paper No.3 The Budget



Budget 2011-12 Budget Paper No.3 The Budget

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92 Department of Justice Alcohol Reform Program The Alcohol Reform Program targets problem drinkers who cause alcohol-related crime and anti-social behaviour in our community. The Reforms introduce and enforce Territory-wide problem drinker bans and mandatory treatment through the establishment of a BannedDrinker Register and ID scanner system, an Alcohol and Other Drugs Tribunal for non-criminal matters and a SMART Court for criminal-related matters. Key Deliverables1 2010-11 Budget 2010-11 Estimate 2011-12 Budget Number of alcohol bans issued2 2 300 Treatment orders completed3 150 Number of attempts to purchase alcohol denied4 5 000 Number of applications received by the Alcohol and Other Drugs Tribunal5 600 Number of referrals received by the SMART Court6 375 1 Measures relate to new legislation introduced in 2011, with the Alcohol Reform Program and alcohol bans commencing on 1 July 2011. 2 Through police Banning and Alcohol Treatment (BAT) notices and through orders made by the Alcohol and Other Drug (AoD) Tribunal and Court system. 3 Orders made by the AoD Tribunal and SMART Court. The AoD Tribunal commences on a limited basis 1July2011 (forreview of police bans and for the automatic referral of people receiving a police-administered fourth BAT notice) and for other harm referrals on 1 January 2012. 4 Denial of people registered on the Banned Drinkers Register. 5 Applications relate to people on their fourth BAT notices, review of BAT notices and referral of people with substance misuse problems, who place themselves and/or others at risk. 6 The SMART Court commences in a partial capacity on 1 July 2011, with full operation from 1 July 2012. Output Group: WorkSafe Outcome: To provide Territory-wide regulation of workplace health and safety, dangerous goods, electrical safety and rehabilitation and workers compensation. Output Group/Output 2010-11 Budget 2010-11 Estimate 2011-12 Budget $000 $000 $000 WorkSafe 8 137 8 092 8 090 Regulation of Occupational Health and Safety 8 137 8 092 8 090 Key Variations There are no significant variations.