Telecommunications Interception Act 2009

a public statement to disclose the AFP had committed a breach of the Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Act 1979 (the Act). The breach, which occurred within the Professional Standards Unit (PRS), involved access to the telecommunications data Ombudsman under s 186B of the Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Act 1979 (the Act) from 1 July 2015 to 30 June 2016. Under the Act, 20 specified law enforcement agencies are able to lawfully access individual’s telecommunications data and/or stored communications when investigating certain offences. Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Act 1979 (Cwlth) Part 1 Preliminary 1 Short title This Act may be cited as the Telecommunications Interception Act 2009. 2 Commencement This Act commences on a day to be fixed by proclamation. 3 Dictionary The dictionary in the schedule defines particular words used in this Act. 13.20 7(1) or 63 Telecommunications (Interception) Act 1979 0 0 13.21 Part VIIB Crimes Act 1914 (telecommunications offences) 0 0 13.22 Offence punishable by life imprisonment or offence punishable by a maximum of 3 years imprisonment or more 00 14 Effectiveness of warrants - s102(3)-(4) 14.1 Eligible warrants 2 13.20 7(1) or 63 Telecommunications (Interception) Act 1979 0 0 13.21 Part VIIB Crimes Act 1914 (telecommunications offences) 0 0 13.22 Offence punishable by life imprisonment or offence punishable by a maximum of 3 years imprisonment or more 00 14 Effectiveness of warrants - s102(3)-(4) 14.1 Eligible warrants 0

Telecommunications (Interception) Act 1979. Telecommunications (Interception) Act 1979, report for the year ending 30 June 2652-1652. Frequency: Annual : Subjects

Jan 07, 2019

Summary. Following government endorsement of the recommendations of the Review of the Regulation of Access to Communications (the Blunn Report), the bill amends the Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Act 1979 in relation to: access to telecommunications data for national security and law enforcement purposes; and makes consequential amendments to five other Acts.

Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Act 1979 Act No. 114 of 1979 as amended This compilation was prepared on 28 March 2011 taking into account amendments up to Act No. 4 of 2011 The text of any of those amendments not in force on that date is appended in the Notes section The operation of amendments that have been incorporated may be Telecommunications (Interception) Act 1979