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Fire Service Act

  • Commenced on 1 April 1964 by Legal Notice 17 of 1964
  • [Up to date as at 31 December 2002]
  • [Note: The original publication document is not available and this content could not be verified.]
An Act to make provision for the organisation, discipline, powers and duties of the Federal Fire Service, and for matters incidental thereto or connected therewith.

Part I – Organisation and administration

[L.N. 17 of 1964.]

1. Establishment of the Fire Service

There shall be established a fire-fighting service to be known as the Federal Fire Service hereinafter to be known as the "Fire Service").

2. General duties of the Fire Service

The Fire Service shall be employed for the extinguishment, control and prevention of tire, the saving and protection of life and property and for such other humanitarian and other works as may be required of them under the authority of the Minister.

3. Constitution of the Fire Service

The Fire Service shall consist of a Federal Fire Commissioner (in this Act herein…

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