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Telecommunications Interception and Intelligence Services Legislation Amendment Bill 2011

2010-2011

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

As passed by both Houses

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Telecommunications Interception and Intelligence Services Legislation Amendment Bill 2011

 

No.      , 2011

 

 

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to amend the law relating to telecommunications interception and access, and intelligence services, and for related purposes

   

   



Contents

1............ Short title............................................................................................. 1

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

3............ Schedule(s)......................................................................................... 2

Schedule 1—Exercise of warrant powers                                                                3

Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Act 1979                                    3

Schedule 2—Requirement to inform of proposed changes                         11

Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Act 1979                                  11

Schedule 3—Disclosure of telecommunications data relating to missing persons                15

Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Act 1979                                  15

Schedule 4—Stored communications warrants in relation to victims of serious contraventions                18

Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Act 1979                                  18

Schedule 5—Notifying Managing Directors of warrants                             19

Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Act 1979                                  19

Schedule 6—Co-operation, assistance and communication between intelligence agencies            24

Australian Security Intelligence Organisation Act 1979                                   24

Intelligence Services Act 2001                                                                                 29

Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Act 1979                                  31

Schedule 7—Amendments to section 5 of the Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Act 1979                                                                                                                             32

Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Act 1979                                  32

Schedule 8—Membership of Parliamentary Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security        34

Intelligence Services Act 2001                                                                                 34

 



A Bill for an Act to amend the law relating to telecommunications interception and access, and intelligence services, and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Telecommunications Interception and Intelligence Services Legislation Amendment Act 2011.

2   Commencement

                   This Act commences on the day after this Act receives the Royal Assent.

3   Schedule(s)

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