Title Identity-matching Services Bill 2019
Database Bills & Legislation
Long Title a Bill for an Act about dealing with information for providing identity-matching services and for carrying on certain identity or community protection activities, and for related purposes
Date 31-07-2019 09:54 AM
Source House of Reps
Parl No. 46
Bill Number 156/19
Bill Type Government
Portfolio Home Affairs
Reps Bill Code O
Status Before Reps
System Id legislation/bills/r6387_first-reps/0000


Identity-matching Services Bill 2019
</head> <body lang="EN-AU" xml:lang="EN-AU"> <div class="WordSection1"> <p class="Session">2019</p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:14.0pt"> </span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:14.0pt">The Parliament of the</span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:14.0pt">Commonwealth of Australia</span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:14.0pt"> </span></p> <p class="House">HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES</p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="Reading">Presented and read a first time</p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:9.5pt"> </span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:9.5pt"> </span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:9.5pt"> </span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:9.5pt"> </span></p> <p class="ShortT">Identity‑matching Services Bill 2019</p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="Actno">No.      , 2019</p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="Portfolio">(Home Affairs)</p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="LongT">A Bill for an Act about dealing with information for providing identity‑matching services and for carrying on certain identity or community protection activities, and for related purposes</p> <p class="MsoHeader"><span class="CharChapNo"> </span><span class="CharChapText"> </span></p> <p class="MsoHeader"><span class="CharPartNo"> </span><span class="CharPartText"> </span></p> <p class="MsoHeader"><span class="CharDivNo"> </span><span class="CharDivText"> </span></p> </div> <span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman","serif""><br clear="all" style="page-break-before:always"/></span> <div class="WordSection2"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:18.0pt">Contents</span></p> <p class="MsoToc2">Part 1—Preliminary<span style="font-size:9.0pt; font-weight:normal">                                                                                                            </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-weight:normal">1</span></p> <p class="MsoToc3">Division 1—Preliminary<span style="font-size:9.0pt; font-weight:normal">                                                                                             </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-weight:normal">1</span></p> <p class="MsoToc5">1............ Short title............................................................................................. 1</p> <p class="MsoToc5">2............ Commencement................................................................................... 2</p> <p class="MsoToc5">3............ Simplified outline of this Act.............................................................. 2</p> <p class="MsoToc3">Division 2—Definitions<span style="font-size:9.0pt; font-weight:normal">                                                                                               </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-weight:normal">4</span></p> <p class="MsoToc4">Subdivision A—General definitions<span style="font-size:9.0pt; font-weight:normal">                                                                     </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-weight:normal">4</span></p> <p class="MsoToc5">4............ Definitions.......................................................................................... 4</p> <p class="MsoToc5">5............ Definition of <i>identification information</i>............................................... 6</p> <p class="MsoToc5">6............ Definition of <i>identity or community protection activity</i>....................... 8</p> <p class="MsoToc4">Subdivision B—Definitions relating to identity‑matching services<span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-weight:normal">            </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-weight:normal">10</span></p> <p class="MsoToc5">7............ Definition of <i>identity‑matching service</i>............................................. 10</p> <p class="MsoToc5">8............ Definition of <i>FIS</i>............................................................................... 12</p> <p class="MsoToc5">9............ Definition of <i>FRAUS</i>......................................................................... 14</p> <p class="MsoToc5">10.......... Definition of <i>FVS</i>.............................................................................. 14</p> <p class="MsoToc5">11.......... Definition of <i>IDSS</i>............................................................................ 15</p> <p class="MsoToc5">12.......... Definition of <i>OPOLS</i>........................................................................ 16</p> <p class="MsoToc2">Part 2—Developing and operating interoperability hub and NDLFRS<span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-weight:normal"> </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-weight:normal">17</span></p> <p class="MsoToc5">13.......... Simplified outline of this Part............................................................ 17</p> <p class="MsoToc5">14.......... Interoperability hub........................................................................... 17</p> <p class="MsoToc5">15.......... NDLFRS.......................................................................................... 17</p> <p class="MsoToc2">Part 3—Authorising collection, use and disclosure of identification information<span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-weight:normal">             </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-weight:normal">18</span></p> <p class="MsoToc3">Division 1—Simplified outline<span style="font-size:9.0pt; font-weight:normal">                                                                               </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-weight:normal">18</span></p> <p class="MsoToc5">16.......... Simplified outline of this Part............................................................ 18</p> <p class="MsoToc3">Division 2—Collection, use and disclosure of identification information by the Department<span style="font-size:9.0pt; font-weight:normal">   </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-weight:normal">19</span></p> <p class="MsoToc5">17.......... Collection of identification information by the Department............... 19</p> <p class="MsoToc5">18.......... Use and disclosure of identification information by the Department. 20</p> <p class="MsoToc3">Division 3—Disclosure of identification information by State and Territory authorities to the Department<span style="font-size:9.0pt; font-weight:normal">                                                                                           </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-weight:normal">21</span></p> <p class="MsoToc5">19.......... Disclosure of identification information for inclusion in database in NDLFRS       21</p> <p class="MsoToc2">Part 4—Protection of information<span style="font-size: 9.0pt;font-weight:normal">                                                                            </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-weight:normal">22</span></p> <p class="MsoToc3">Division 1—Simplified outline<span style="font-size:9.0pt; font-weight:normal">                                                                               </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-weight:normal">22</span></p> <p class="MsoToc5">20.......... Simplified outline of this Part............................................................ 22</p> <p class="MsoToc3">Division 2—Limits on recording and disclosure<span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-weight:normal">                                         </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-weight:normal">23</span></p> <p class="MsoToc5">21.......... Limits on recording and disclosure by entrusted persons.................. 23</p> <p class="MsoToc3">Division 3—Authorised recording and disclosure by entrusted persons<span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-weight:normal">              </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-weight:normal">26</span></p> <p class="MsoToc5">22.......... Exercising powers, or performing functions or duties, as an entrusted person         26</p> <p class="MsoToc5">23.......... Disclosure to lessen or prevent threat to life or health....................... 26</p> <p class="MsoToc5">24.......... Disclosure relating to corruption issue.............................................. 26</p> <p class="MsoToc5">25.......... Disclosure with consent.................................................................... 27</p> <p class="MsoToc2">Part 5—Miscellaneous<span style="font-size:9.0pt; font-weight:normal">                                                                                                      </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-weight:normal">28</span></p> <p class="MsoToc5">26.......... Simplified outline of this Part............................................................ 28</p> <p class="MsoToc5">27.......... Delegation of Secretary’s powers and functions under this Act........ 28</p> <p class="MsoToc5">28.......... Annual reporting............................................................................... 28</p> <p class="MsoToc5">29.......... Review of operation of this Act and provision of identity‑matching services           30</p> <p class="MsoToc5">30.......... Rules................................................................................................. 30</p> <p class="MsoNormal"/> </div> <span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman","serif""><br clear="all" style="page-break-before:always"/></span> <div class="WordSection3"> <p class="Page1">A Bill for an Act about dealing with information for providing identity‑matching services and for carrying on certain identity or community protection activities, and for related purposes</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-top:12.0pt;line-height:normal"> <span style="font-size:16.0pt">The Parliament of Australia enacts:</span></p> <?DMS-Include seriesId="745f9097-a7d5-4874-8d98-e92c9a880cea"?><?DMS-Include seriesId="d39bf91b-1099-47b0-a57d-ad8b7e61c51e"?><?DMS-Include seriesId="543f79b6-4ca5-4dcd-86c9-2b1025dfca86"?><?DMS-Include seriesId="15207f76-753e-455b-8b1e-08e525881232"?><?DMS-Include seriesId="d2a1ec17-39e7-46cf-9f74-44bb99d73eab"?></div> </body> </div></div></body></html>