CRIMES ACT 1914

Part IABA - Integrity testing  

Division 2 - Integrity testing operations: authority  

SECTION 15JE   Integrity testing authorities - circumstances in which applications may be made  

(1)  
The following table has effect:


Integrity testing - circumstances in which applications may be made
Item If a proposed integrity testing operation is concerned with [mldr ] a staff member of the following agency may apply for authority for the operation [mldr ] from the following officer (an appropriate authorising officer ) [mldr ]
1 the integrity of a staff member of the ACC the ACC (a) the Chief Executive Officer of the ACC; or
(b) an SES employee in the ACC.
2 the integrity of a staff member of the Australian Federal Police the Australian Federal Police (a) the Commissioner; or
(b) a Deputy Commissioner; or
(c) an SES employee in the Australian Federal Police.
3 the integrity of a staff member of the Immigration and Border Protection Department the Immigration and Border Protection Department (a) the Secretary of the Immigration and Border Protection Department; or
(b) an SES employee in the Immigration and Border Protection Department.
4 a corruption issue in relation to a staff member of a target agency (a) the target agency; or
(b) the Australian Commission for Law Enforcement Integrity
(a) the Integrity Commissioner; or
(b) an Assistant Integrity Commissioner; or
(c) an SES employee in the Australian Commission for Law Enforcement Integrity.

Note 1:

The target agencies are the ACC, the Australian Federal Police and the Immigration and Border Protection Department (see section 15JC ).

Note 2:

References to a staff member include references to more than one staff member (see section 23 of the Acts Interpretation Act 1901 ).

(2)  
The application of item 4 of the table in subsection (1) in relation to a staff member of a target agency does not prevent the application of any of the other items in the table in relation to the integrity of the staff member.

(3)  
A reference in a cell in the table in subsection (1) to an SES employee of an integrity testing agency is taken to be a reference to an SES employee authorised in writing by the officer of the agency mentioned in paragraph (a) in the cell.




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