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SLI 2010 No. 268 Regulations as made
These Regulations ensure that actions taken by the Privacy Commissioner in relation to ACT Government agencies, including consultations and investigations, can be continued by the Australian Information Commissioner.
Administered by: Attorney-General's
Registered 28 Oct 2010
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR15-Nov-2010
Tabled Senate15-Nov-2010
Date of repeal 01 Apr 2021
Repealed by Sunsetting

Freedom of Information Amendment (Reform) Regulations 20101

Select Legislative Instrument 2010 No. 268

I, QUENTIN BRYCE, Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following Regulations under the Freedom of Information Amendment (Reform) Act 2010.

Dated 27 October 2010

QUENTIN BRYCE

Governor-General

By Her Excellency’s Command

BRENDAN O’CONNOR


1              Name of Regulations

                These Regulations are the Freedom of Information Amendment (Reform) Regulations 2010.

2              Commencement

                These Regulations commence on 1 November 2010.

3              Privacy Commissioner transition — Australian Capital Territory

         (1)   A reference to the Privacy Commissioner in the Privacy Act 1988 as applied by the Australian Capital Territory Government Service (Consequential Provisions) Act 1994 is taken to be a reference to the Australian Information Commissioner within the meaning of the Australian Information Commissioner Act 2010.

         (2)   To the extent that they are capable of applying in the Australian Capital Territory, the transitional arrangements in Parts 3 to 7 of Schedule 7 to the Freedom of Information Amendment (Reform) Act 2010 are taken to apply in relation to the exercise by the Privacy Commissioner of functions under the Privacy Act 1988 as applied by the Australian Capital Territory Government Service (Consequential Provisions) Act 1994.


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