Higher Education Support Act 2003

Chapter 5 - Administration  

PART 5-4 - Management of information  

Division 179 - Protection of personal information  

SECTION 179-10   179-10   Use of personal information  

An *officer commits an offence if:

(a) the officer either:

(i) discloses information; or

(ii) makes a copy or other record of information; and

(b) the information is *personal information; and

(c) the information was acquired by the officer in the course of the officer's *official employment; and

(d) the disclosure did not occur, or the copy or record was not made, in the course of that official employment.

Penalty: Imprisonment for 2 years.

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