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Guides & Guidelines as made
These guidelines apply where medical research involves the use of personal inforamtion held by an agency, the processes that are set out in the s95 guidelines must be followed, in order for the information to be lawfully used or disclosed.
Administered by: Attorney-General's
Registered 11 Mar 2014
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR20-Mar-2014
Tabled Senate20-Mar-2014
Date of repeal 11 Nov 2014
Repealed by Guidelines under Section 95 of the Privacy Act 1988, 2014
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Issuing of guidelines under section 95 of the Privacy Act 1988


I, Warwick Anderson, Chief Executive Officer of the National Health and Medical Research Council, hereby issue under subsection 95(1) of the Privacy Act 1988 (Privacy Act) guidelines for the protection of privacy by agencies in the conduct of medical research, entitled Guidelines under s95 of the Privacy Act 1988, 2014.


This has the effect of revoking all previous versions of the guidelines.


The Guidelines under s95 of the Privacy Act 1988, 2014 commence on 12 March 2014.   



Professor Warwick Anderson

Chief Executive Officer  


6 March 2014