Review of approved information sharing agreement

Heading: inserted, on 27 February 2013, by section 8 of the Privacy Amendment Act 2013 (2013 No 1).

96W Review of operation of approved information sharing agreement

(1)

The Commissioner may, on his or her own initiative, conduct a review of the operation of an approved information sharing agreement—

(a)

at the end of a period of 12 months after the Order in Council approving the agreement is made; and

(b)

at any time that the Commissioner considers appropriate for any subsequent reviews.

(2)

In conducting a review, the Commissioner must—

(a)

consult the following about the review:

(i)

the parties to the agreement:

(ii)

any person or organisation that the Commissioner considers represents the interests of the classes of individuals whose personal information is being shared under the agreement; and

(b)

consider any submissions made on the review.

(3)

The parties to the agreement must take all reasonable steps to co-operate with the review.

Section 96W: inserted, on 27 February 2013, by section 8 of the Privacy Amendment Act 2013 (2013 No 1).