Freedom of Information Act 1982


Division 3 - Review of information publication scheme  

SECTION 9   Review of scheme - by agencies  

An agency must, in conjunction with the Information Commissioner, complete a review of the operation, in the agency, of the information publication scheme established by this Part:

(a) as appropriate from time to time; and

(b) in any case - within 5 years after the last time a review under this section was completed.

The first review under subsection (1) must be completed within 5 years after the day this section commences.

Note 1:

This section commences on the day after the end of the period of 6 months beginning on the day on which the Information Commissioner Act 2010 commences.

Note 2:

The agency must have regard to the objects of this Act and guidelines issued by the Information Commissioner in performing functions, and exercising powers, under this section (see section 9A ).


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