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Principles as made
This instrument amends the Information Principles 2014 to authorise the Secretary to publish vaccination information received from approved providers under section 30C and 30D of the Accountability Principles 2014.
Administered by: Health
Registered 26 Jul 2021
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR03-Aug-2021
Tabled Senate03-Aug-2021
Date of repeal 19 Oct 2021
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Legislation Act 2003
Table of contents.

Commonwealth Coat of Arms of Australia

 

Information Amendment (Vaccination Reporting) Principles 2021

I, Greg Hunt, Minister for Health and Aged Care, make the following principles.

Dated 22 July 2021

Greg Hunt

Minister for Health and Aged Care

 

  

  


Contents

1............ Name............................................................................................................................. 1

2............ Commencement............................................................................................................. 1

3............ Authority....................................................................................................................... 1

4............ Schedules...................................................................................................................... 1

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                                                          2

Information Principles 2014                                                                                                               2

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Information Amendment (Vaccination Reporting) Principles 2021.

2  Commencement

             (1)  Each provision of this instrument specified in column 1 of the table commences, or is taken to have commenced, in accordance with column 2 of the table. Any other statement in column 2 has effect according to its terms.

 

Commencement information

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Provisions

Commencement

Date/Details

1.  The whole of this instrument

The day after this instrument is registered.

27 July 2021

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this instrument as originally made. It will not be amended to deal with any later amendments of this instrument.

             (2)  Any information in column 3 of the table is not part of this instrument. Information may be inserted in this column, or information in it may be edited, in any published version of this instrument.

3  Authority

                   This instrument is made under the Aged Care Act 1997.

4  Schedules

                   Each instrument that is specified in a Schedule to this instrument is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this instrument has effect according to its terms.

Schedule 1Amendments

  

Information Principles 2014

1  At the end of section 7

Add:

Note:          Information specified in this Part that is disclosed under subsection 86‑9(1) of the Act must not include personal information about a person (see subsection 86‑9(2) of the Act).

2  At the end of section 8

Add:

                   ; (e)  information given to the Secretary under section 30C or 30D of the Accountability Principles 2014 (relating to numbers of service staff and care recipients who have received certain vaccinations).