Bushfire Task Force

On March 24 1995, the Minister for Emergency Services, Gary Humphries MLA, announced the formation of the Bushfire Task Force. The Chair is Mr Graham Glenn AO; a former Secretary of the Commonwealth Department of Industrial Relations and the Chairman of the A.C.T. Electoral Commission.

Other members of the Task Force are:

The terms of reference are:

1. Review current practises for bushfire fuel management in the A.C.T.;

and

2. Recommend appropriate policies and practices for bushfire fuel management in the A.C.T. having regard for the protection of life and property, environmental and conservation issues.