Immigration Act 1987

  • repealed
  • Immigration Act 1987: repealed, at 2 am on 29 November 2010, by section 404 of the Immigration Act 2009 (2009 No 51).
141AC Disclosure of immigration information for Corrections purposes
  • (1) The purpose of this section is to facilitate the disclosure of information by the Department of Labour to the Department of Corrections for the purpose of determining the immigration status of any person sentenced to imprisonment.

    (2) For the purpose of this section, the chief executive of the Department of Labour may from time to time, in accordance with arrangements in writing made from time to time between the chief executive of the Department of Labour and the chief executive of the Department of Corrections, supply to that chief executive, in respect of those persons sentenced to imprisonment identified by that chief executive, the information specified in subsection (3).

    (3) The information referred to in subsection (2) is as follows:

    • (a) identifying information about the person:

    • (b) the prisoner's immigration status under this Act and—

      • (i) any changes to that status:

      • (ii) any action taken under this Act in respect of that person.

    (4) The chief executive of the Department of Labour may, for the purpose of this section, supply the information requested to any officer or employee or agent of the Department of Corrections who is authorised for the purpose by the chief executive of that department.

    (5) Information supplied under subsection (2) may be supplied in any form that is determined by agreement between the chief executive of the Department of Labour and the chief executive of the Department of Corrections.

    (6) In this section identifying information in relation to any person includes the person's full name, date and place of birth, gender, Corrections unique identifying number, citizenship, and any known alias.

    Section 141AC: inserted, on 1 June 2005, by section 204 of the Corrections Act 2004 (2004 No 50).