CRIMES ACT 1914

Part IAC - Assumed identities  

Division 5 - Mutual Recognition under Corresponding Laws  

SECTION 15KX   Requests to a participating jurisdiction for evidence of assumed identity  

(1)  
This section applies if an authority granted under section 15KB authorises a request under this section.

(2)  
The person specified in subsection (2A) may request the chief officer of an issuing agency of a participating jurisdiction stated in the authority to:


(a) produce evidence of the assumed identity in accordance with the authority; and


(b) give evidence of the assumed identity to the following:


(i) the authorised person named in the authority;

(ii) an officer of the law enforcement agency or the intelligence agency who is named in the request.
Note:

Section 15KW modifies the effect of this provision if control of the authority is transferred.

(2A)  
For the purposes of subsection (2), the person who may make the request is:


(a) the chief officer of a law enforcement agency who granted the authority; or


(b) the chief officer of an intelligence agency (other than the Office of National Intelligence) who granted the authority; or


(c) if the chief officer of the Office of National Intelligence granted the authority - the chief officer of another intelligence agency.

Note:

The chief officer may delegate functions under this section - see section 15LH .

(3)  
The request must state that it is a request under this section.

(4)  
A request must not be made under this section for an entry in a register of births, deaths or marriages.




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