New Zealand Public Health and Disability Act 2000

4 Prohibitions on production, disclosure, and recording of information

(1)

A member or executive officer or agent of a mortality review committee must not produce or disclose information to another person or in any judicial proceeding, or make any record of it, unless the production, disclosure, or record, is—

(a)

for the purposes of carrying out the committee’s functions; or

(b)

in accordance with an exception stated in clause 5; or

(c)

in accordance with a ministerial authority.

(2)

In any judicial proceeding, a member or executive officer or agent of a mortality review committee must not be required to produce information if under subclause (1) he or she is prohibited from doing so.

Compare: 1995 No 95 s 70