Freedom of Information Act 1982

4(1)

Amended by:


Services Australia Governance Amendment Act 2020 (assent 20/11/2020)

Explanatory Memorandum - REPS
Second Reading Speech - REPS

3-Sch1-Cl22

Commenced Action Note
1/02/2020 Amend Amended definition 'Human Services Department'

3-Sch1-Cl23

Commenced Action Note
1/02/2020 Amend Repealed definition 'Human Services Minister'

Intelligence Services Amendment (Establishment of the Australian Signals Directorate) Act 2018 (assent 11/4/2018)

Explanatory Memorandum - REPS
Second Reading Speech - REPS

3-Sch1-Cl63

Commenced Action Note
1/07/2018 Amend Amended definition 'Australian Signals Directorate'

Biosecurity (Consequential Amendments and Transitional Provisions) Act 2015 (assent 16/06/2015)

Explanatory Memorandum - REPS
Second Reading Speech - REPS

3-Sch2-Cl24

Commenced Action Note
16/06/2016 Amend Amended definition of 'Commission of inquiry'

Norfolk Island Legislation Amendment Act 2015 (assent 26/05/2015)

Explanatory Memorandum - REPS
Second Reading Speech - REPS

3-Sch1-Cl106

Commenced Action Note
18/06/2015 Amend Substituted definition of 'Cabinet'

3-Sch1-Cl107

Commenced Action Note
18/06/2015 Amend Repealed definition of 'Minister'

3-Sch1-Cl108

Commenced Action Note
18/06/2015 Amend Amended definition of 'Norfolk Island authority'

3-Sch1-Cl109

Commenced Action Note
18/06/2015 Amend Amended definition of 'Norfolk Island authority'

3-Sch1-Cl110

Commenced Action Note
18/06/2015 Amend Repealed definition of 'Norfolk Island Minister'

3-Sch1-Cl111

Commenced Action Note
18/06/2015 Amend Amended definition of 'prescribed authority'

3-Sch1-Cl112

Commenced Action Note
18/06/2015 Amend Amended definition of 'principal officer'

3-Sch1-Cl113

Commenced Action Note
18/06/2015 Amend Amended definition of 'responsible minister'

3-Sch2-Cl164

Commenced Action Note
1/07/2016 Amend Amended definition of 'Commonwealth contract'

3-Sch2-Cl165

Commenced Action Note
1/07/2016 Amend Amended definition of 'Commonwealth contract'

3-Sch2-Cl166

Commenced Action Note
1/07/2016 Amend Amended definition of 'Norfolk Island Authority'

3-Sch2-Cl167

Commenced Action Note
1/07/2016 Amend Amended definition of 'Norfolk Island Authority'

3-Sch2-Cl168

Commenced Action Note
1/07/2016 Amend Amended definition of 'Norfolk Island Authority'

National Security Legislation Amendment Act (No. 1) 2014 (assent 2/10/2014)

Second Reading Speech - REPS

3-Sch7-Cl103

Commenced Action Note
3/10/2014 Amend Inserted definition of 'Australian Geospatial-Intelligence Organisation'
3/10/2014 Amend Inserted definition of 'Australian Signals Directorate'

3-Sch7-Cl104

Commenced Action Note
3/10/2014 Amend Omitted definition of 'Defence Imagery and Geospatial Organisation'

3-Sch7-Cl105

Commenced Action Note
3/10/2014 Amend Omitted definition of 'Defence Signals Directorate'

Privacy Amendment (Enhancing Privacy Protection) Act 2012 (assent 12/12/2012)

Explanatory Memorandum - REPS
Second Reading Speech - REPS

3-Sch5-Cl36

Commenced Action Note
12/03/2014 Amend Substituted definition of 'personal information'

Parliamentary Service Amendment (Parliamentary Budget Officer) Act 2011 (assent 4/12/2011)

Second Reading Speech - REPS

3-Sch3-Cl1

Commenced Action Note
15/2/2012 Amend Inserted definition of 'Parliamentary Budget Office'

3-Sch3-Cl2

Commenced Action Note
15/2/2012 Amend Inserted definition of 'Parliamentary Budget Office'

Human Services Legislation Amendment Act 2011 (assent 25/05/2011)

Second Reading Speech - REPS

3-Sch4-Cl108

Commenced Action Note
1/07/2011 Amend Inserted definition of 'Chief Executive Medicare'

3-Sch4-Cl109

Commenced Action Note
1/07/2011 Amend Inserted definition of 'Human Services Department'

3-Sch4-Cl110

Commenced Action Note
1/07/2011 Amend Inserted definition of 'Human Services Minister'

Freedom of Information Amendment (Reform) Act 2010 (assent 31/05/2010)

Explanatory Memorandum - REPS
Second Reading Speech - REPS

3-Sch2-Cl1

Commenced Action Note
1/05/2011 Amend Inserted definition of 'operational information'

3-Sch3-Cl10

Commenced Action Note
1/11/2010 Amend Substituted definition of 'edited copy'

3-Sch3-Cl11

Commenced Action Note
1/11/2010 Amend Amended definition of 'exempt document'

3-Sch3-Cl12

Commenced Action Note
1/11/2010 Amend Inserted definition of 'run out'

3-Sch3-Cl7

Commenced Action Note
1/11/2010 Amend Inserted definition of 'cabinet'

3-Sch3-Cl8

Commenced Action Note
1/11/2010 Amend Amended definition of 'cabinet notebook'

3-Sch3-Cl9

Commenced Action Note
1/11/2010 Amend Inserted definition of 'conditionally exempt'

3-Sch4-Cl1

Commenced Action Note
1/11/2010 Amend Inserted definition of 'access grant decision'

3-Sch4-Cl10

Commenced Action Note
1/11/2010 Amend Inserted definition of 'IC review applicant'

3-Sch4-Cl11

Commenced Action Note
1/11/2010 Amend Inserted definition of 'IC review application'

3-Sch4-Cl12

Commenced Action Note
1/11/2010 Amend Inserted definition of 'implementation notice'

3-Sch4-Cl13

Commenced Action Note
1/11/2010 Amend Inserted definition of 'Information Commissioner'

3-Sch4-Cl14

Commenced Action Note
1/11/2010 Amend Inserted definition of 'internal review'

3-Sch4-Cl15

Commenced Action Note
1/11/2010 Amend Inserted definition of 'internal review applicant'

3-Sch4-Cl16

Commenced Action Note
1/11/2010 Amend Inserted definition of 'investigation recommendations'

3-Sch4-Cl17

Commenced Action Note
1/11/2010 Amend Inserted definition of 'investigation results'

3-Sch4-Cl18

Commenced Action Note
1/11/2010 Amend Inserted definition of 'respondent agency'

3-Sch4-Cl19

Commenced Action Note
1/11/2010 Amend Inserted definition of 'review parties'

3-Sch4-Cl2

Commenced Action Note
1/11/2010 Amend Inserted definition of 'access refusal decision'

3-Sch4-Cl20

Commenced Action Note
1/11/2010 Amend Inserted definition of 'vexatious applicant declaration'

3-Sch4-Cl3

Commenced Action Note
1/11/2010 Amend Inserted definition of 'action'

3-Sch4-Cl4

Commenced Action Note
1/11/2010 Amend Inserted definition of 'affected third party'

3-Sch4-Cl5

Commenced Action Note
1/11/2010 Amend Inserted definition of 'authorised person'

3-Sch4-Cl6

Commenced Action Note
1/11/2010 Amend Inserted definition of 'complainant'

3-Sch4-Cl7

Commenced Action Note
1/11/2010 Amend Inserted definition of 'engage in conduct'

3-Sch4-Cl8

Commenced Action Note
1/11/2010 Amend Inserted definition of 'IC review'

3-Sch4-Cl9

Commenced Action Note
1/11/2010 Amend Inserted definition of 'IC reviewable decision'

3-Sch6-Cl1

Commenced Action Note
1/11/2010 Amend Amended definition of 'agency'

3-Sch6-Cl10

Commenced Action Note
1/11/2010 Amend Inserted definition of 'intelligence agency document'

3-Sch6-Cl11

Commenced Action Note
1/11/2010 Amend Inserted definition of 'practical refusal reason'

3-Sch6-Cl12

Commenced Action Note
1/11/2010 Amend Amended definition of 'principal officer'

3-Sch6-Cl13

Commenced Action Note
1/11/2010 Amend Inserted definition of 'request consultation process'

3-Sch6-Cl14

Commenced Action Note
1/11/2010 Amend Amended definition of 'responsible Minister'

3-Sch6-Cl15

Commenced Action Note
1/11/2010 Amend Amended definition of 'responsible Minister'

3-Sch6-Cl16

Commenced Action Note
1/11/2010 Amend Inserted definition of 'subcontractor'

3-Sch6-Cl2

Commenced Action Note
1/11/2010 Amend Inserted definition of 'Commonwealth contract'

3-Sch6-Cl3

Commenced Action Note
1/11/2010 Amend Inserted definition of 'contracted service provider'

3-Sch6-Cl4

Commenced Action Note
1/11/2010 Amend Inserted definition of 'defence intelligence document'

3-Sch6-Cl5

Commenced Action Note
1/11/2010 Amend Amended definition of 'Department'

3-Sch6-Cl6

Commenced Action Note
1/11/2010 Amend Amended definition of 'document'

3-Sch6-Cl7

Commenced Action Note
1/11/2010 Amend Substituted definition of 'document of an agency'

3-Sch6-Cl8

Commenced Action Note
1/11/2010 Amend Inserted definition of 'electronic communication'

3-Sch6-Cl9

Commenced Action Note
1/11/2010 Amend Omitted definition of 'eligible case manager'

Statute Law Revision Act 2010 (assent 1/03/2010)

Explanatory Memorandum - REPS
Second Reading Speech - REPS

3-Sch5-Cl58

Commenced Action Note
1/03/2010 Amend Amended definition of 'exempt content-service document'

3-Sch5-Cl59

Commenced Action Note
1/03/2010 Amend Amended definition of 'exempt internet-content document'

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Legislation Amendment Act 2009 (assent 8/10/2009)

Explanatory Memorandum - REPS
Second Reading Speech - REPS

3-Sch1-Cl62J

Commenced Action Note
9/10/2009 Amend Substituted definition of 'Commission of inquiry'

3-Sch1-Cl62K

Commenced Action Note
9/10/2009 Amend Amended definition of 'prescribed authority'

Freedom of Information (Removal of Conclusive Certificates and Other Measures) Act 2009 (assent 6/10/2009)

Explanatory Memorandum - SEN
Second Reading Speech - REPS

3-Sch1-Cl1

Commenced Action Note
7/10/2009 Amend Amended definition of 'exempt document'

Quarantine Amendment (Commission of Inquiry) Act 2007 (assent 24/09/2007)

Second Reading Speech - REPS

3-Sch1-Cl6

Commenced Action Note
24/09/2007 Amend Amended definition of 'prescribed authority'

3-Sch1-Cl7

Commenced Action Note
24/09/2007 Amend Amended definition of 'prescribed authority'

3-Sch2-Cl5

Commenced Action Note
24/09/2007 Amend Inserted definition of 'Commission of inquiry'

Intelligence Services Legislation Amendment Act 2005 (assent 4/11/2005)

Explanatory Memorandum - REPS
Second Reading Speech - REPS

3-Sch7-Cl1

Commenced Action Note
2/12/2005 Amend Inserted definition 'Defence Imagery and Geospatial Organisation'

3-Sch7-Cl2

Commenced Action Note
2/12/2005 Amend Inserted definition 'Defence Intelligence Organisation'

3-Sch7-Cl3

Commenced Action Note
2/12/2005 Amend Inserted definition 'Defence Signals Directorate'

Law and Justice Legislation Amendment Act 2004 (assent 26/05/2004)

Explanatory Memorandum - REPS
Second Reading Speech - REPS

3-Sch1-Cl23

Commenced Action Note
27/05/2004 Amend Amended definition of 'request'

Communications Legislation Amendment Act (No. 1) 2003 (assent 27/11/2003)

Explanatory Memorandum - REPS
Supplementary Explanatory Memorandum - SEN
Second Reading Speech - REPS

3-Sch2-Cl1

Commenced Action Note
17/03/2003 Amend Insert definition of 'exempt Internet-content document'

3-Sch2-Cl2

Commenced Action Note
17/03/2003 Amend Insert definition of 'offensive Internet content'

Ministers of State and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2000 (assent )

3-Sch4-Cl1

Commenced Action Note
10/03/2000 Amend Omitted definition of 'Minister'