Hon Judith Collins, in Committee, to move the following amendments:
Clause 8: new section 96C
In clause 8, after new section 96C(2) (after line 21 on page 8), insert:
“(4) An information sharing agreement is inconsistent with the enactment (referred to in subsection (3)(b)) in, or made under, the other Act if without express statutory authorisation the agreement provides for either or both of the following:
Clause 8: new section 96D
In clause 8, new section 96D, replace the definition of department (lines 32 and 33 on page 8) with:
“department has the meaning given to it by section 2(1) and also includes—
Clause 8: new section 96D
In clause 8, new section 96D, replace the definition of public service (lines 23 to 25 on page 9) with:
“public service means a public function or duty that is conferred or imposed on a public sector agency—
Clause 8: new section 96Y
In clause 8, new section 96Y(1)(a)(iii), delete
“or variations” (line 12 on page 27).
New clause 9A
After clause 9 (after line 32 on page 27), insert:
9A New sections 129A and 129B inserted
The following sections are inserted after section 129:
“129A Amendments relating to Legislation Act 2012
Section 129B takes effect on the repeal of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989 and the Regulations (Disallowance) Act 1989.
“129B New section 96J substituted
Section 96J is repealed and the following section substituted:
“‘96J Application of Legislation Act 2012
New Part 3
After Part 2 (after line 14 on page 28), insert:
Amendments to Births, Deaths, Marriages, and Relationships Registration Act 1995
13 Principal Act amended
This Part amends the Births, Deaths, Marriages, and Relationships Registration Act 1995.
14 Disclosure of birth information, death information, marriage information, civil union information, and name change information to certain specified agencies for certain purposes
Section 78A(4) is amended by inserting
“under this section” after
15 New section 78AA inserted
The following section is inserted after section 78A:
“78AA Disclosure of birth information, death information, marriage information, civil union information, and name change information under approved information sharing agreement
“(1) The Registrar-General may share the following personal information about an identifiable individual under an approved information sharing agreement:
“(2) This section does not limit section 74.
“(3) This section and section 78A do not limit each other, and section 78A does not prevent the Registrar-General from entering into an information sharing agreement with any agency to share information of the kind specified in subsection (1).
“(4) Subsection (1) applies whether or not a non-disclosure direction is in force in respect of any or all of the personal information about an identifiable individual referred to in that subsection.
“(5) In this section,—
“approved information sharing agreement and information sharing agreement have the meanings given to them by section 96D of the Privacy Act 1993
“non-disclosure direction means a direction made by the Registrar-General on a request under section 75A(2)(b) that a person's birth information, marriage information, civil union information, or name change information not be disclosed to the public.”