Supplementary Order Paper No 148

No 148

House of Representatives

Supplementary Order Paper

Tuesday, 6 November 2012

Identity Information Confirmation Bill

Proposed amendment

Jan Logie, in Committee, to move the following amendment:

Clause 8

After subclause (1) (line 19 on page 6), insert:

  • (1A) An agency or intermediary must not use the confirmation service for an identity information check for the purpose of any part of an employment process.

Explanatory note

This Supplementary Order Paper amends the Identity Information Confirmation Bill to ensure that the powers in the Bill cannot be used by employers to confirm the identity of a potential employee during the application, interview, or any other part of the employment process.