If a prescribed law of a relevant State or Territory prevents a person from providing information required by the NDIS Act, a person is not required to provide information to the Agency. [s58]

The person must not disclose information if one of the following laws prevents such disclosure:

Victoria

Accident Compensation Act 1985, section 61A, subsection 65(3)

Assisted Reproductive Technology Act 2008, section 72

Audit Act 1994, sections 12, 20A

Australian Crime Commission (State Provisions) Act 2003, section 44

Child Employment Act 2003, section 46

Children, Youth and Families Act 2005, sections 129-131, 180, 191, 209, 213, 552

Corrections Act 1986, section 36

Crimes (Mental Impairment and Unfitness to be Tried) Act 1997, section 62

Disability Act 2006, section 128

Emergency Management Act 1986, subsection 21G(2)

Equal Opportunity Act 2010, section 176

Freedom of Information Act 1982, section 63D

Health Services Act 1988, section 63D

Housing Act 1983, section 128

Independent Broad-based Anti-corruption Commission Act 2011, Divisions 2 and 3 of Part 2; sections 50, 166, 177

Major Crime (Investigative Powers) Act 2004, sections 20, 68

Mental Health Act 1986, sections 35, 63, 117, 120A

Ombudsman Act 1973, sections 16L, 29; Part VA

Police Regulation Act 1958, sections 86ZG, 86ZH

Protected Disclosure Act 2012, sections 52, 53

Terrorism (Community Protection) Act 2003, sections 12, 23

Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal Act 1998, section 34

Victorian Inspectorate Act 2011, Divisions 2 and 3 of Part 2

Witness Protection Act 1991, section 10

 

New South Wales

Assisted Reproductive Technology Act 2007, section 32B

Children and Young Persons (Care and Protection) Act 1998, section 29

Crime Commission Act 2012, section 80

Independent Commission Against Corruption Act 1988, section 111

Ombudsman Act 1974, section 34

Parliamentary Electorates and Elections Act 1912, section 48

Police Integrity Commission Act 1996, section 56

Privacy and Personal Information Protection Act 1998, section 67

Royal Commission (Police Service) Act 1994, section 30

State Records Act 1998, section 73

Terrorism (Police Powers) Act 2002, section 26P

Witness Protection Act 1995, sections 24, 32, 33

 

South Australia

Children’s Protection Act 1993, section 13

Health Care Act 2008, section 73

 

Tasmania

Adoption Act 1975, section 75

Archives Act 1983, section 16

Children, Young Persons and Their Families Act 1997, sections 16, 40, 111A

Commission of Inquiry Act 1995, sections 10, 14

Community Protection (Offender Reporting) Act 2005, section 45

Guardianship and Administration Act 1995, section 86

Health Act 1997, section 4

Health Complaints Act 1995, sections 37, 65

Health Practitioners Tribunal Act 2010, section 54

HIV/AIDS Preventive Measures Act 1993, section 18

Integrity Commission Act 2009, section 94

Magistrate’s Court (Children’s Division) Act 1998, section 12

Mental Health Act 1996, sections 85, 90

Obstetric and Paediatric Mortality and Morbidity Act 1994, section 15

Ombudsman Act 1978, section 26

Public Health Act 1997, sections 61, 147

Public Interest Disclosures Act 2002, section 23

Relationships Act 2003, section 22

Witness Protection Act 2000, section 13

Youth Justice Act 1997, sections 22, 31, 45

 

Australian Capital Territory

Australian Crime Commission Act 2003, section 46

Children and Young People Act 2008, sections 846, 847

Drugs of Dependence Act 1989, section 201

Electoral Act 1992, section63

Epidemiological Studies (Confidentiality) Act 1992, sections 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

Human Rights Commission Act 2005, section 66

Inquiries Act 1991, section 17

Judicial Commission Act 1994, section 28

Legal Aid Act 1997, section 92

Ombudsman Act 1989, section 33

Royal Commissions Act 1991, section 20

Territory Records Act 2002, section 52

Witness Protection Act 1996, section 23.

 


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