Public Interest Disclosures Act 1994 No 92
Current version for 4 July 2014 to date (accessed 23 November 2014 at 08:16)
Historical notes

Historical notes

The following abbreviations are used in the Historical notes:

Am

amended

LW

legislation website

Sch

Schedule

Cl

clause

No

number

Schs

Schedules

Cll

clauses

p

page

Sec

section

Div

Division

pp

pages

Secs

sections

Divs

Divisions

Reg

Regulation

Subdiv

Subdivision

GG

Government Gazette

Regs

Regulations

Subdivs

Subdivisions

Ins

inserted

Rep

repealed

Subst

substituted

Table of amending instruments

Public Interest Disclosures Act 1994 No 92 (formerly Protected Disclosures Act 1994). Assented to 12.12.1994. Date of commencement, 1.3.1995, sec 2 and GG No 18 of 24.2.1995, p 915. This Act has been amended as follows:

1996

No 29

Police Legislation Amendment Act 1996. Assented to 21.6.1996.
Date of commencement of Sch 6.3, 1.12.1996, sec 2 and GG No 137 of 29.11.1996, p 7724.

1997

No 147

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act (No 2) 1997. Assented to 17.12.1997.
Date of commencement of Sch 2.24, assent, sec 2 (2).

1998

No 98

Protected Disclosures Amendment (Police) Act 1998. Assented to 26.10.1998.
Date of commencement, 27.11.1998, sec 2 and GG No 165 of 27.11.1998, p 9014.

1999

No 85

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act (No 2) 1999. Assented to 3.12.1999.
Date of commencement of Sch 4, assent, sec 2 (1).

2000

No 53

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2000. Assented to 29.6.2000.
Date of commencement of Sch 1.22, assent, sec 2 (2).

2001

No 56

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2001. Assented to 17.7.2001.
Date of commencement of Sch 1.13, assent, sec 2 (2).

 

No 112

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act (No 2) 2001. Assented to 14.12.2001.
Date of commencement of Sch 1.24, assent, sec 2 (2).

2002

No 112

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act (No 2) 2002. Assented to 29.11.2002.
Date of commencement of Sch 1.22, assent, sec 2 (3).

2003

No 40

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2003. Assented to 22.7.2003.
Date of commencement of Sch 1.40, assent, sec 2 (2).

2005

No 10

Independent Commission Against Corruption Amendment Act 2005. Assented to 14.4.2005.
Date of commencement of Sch 2.10, 1.7.2005, sec 2 and GG No 81 of 1.7.2005, p 3309.

2007

No 94

Miscellaneous Acts (Local Court) Amendment Act 2007. Assented to 13.12.2007.
Date of commencement of Sch 4, 6.7.2009, sec 2 and 2009 (314) LW 3.7.2009.

2008

No 123

Independent Commission Against Corruption Amendment Act 2008. Assented to 16.12.2008.
Date of commencement, assent, sec 2.

2009

No 54

Government Information (Public Access) (Consequential Amendments and Repeal) Act 2009. Assented to 26.6.2009.
Date of commencement, 1.7.2010, sec 2 and 2010 (248) LW 18.6.2010.

2010

No 84

Protected Disclosures Amendment (Public Interest Disclosures) Act 2010. Assented to 1.11.2010.
Date of commencement of Sch 1 [1]–[6] [10]–[12] [14] (to the extent to which it inserts sec 6A) [15] [17] [20] [22] [23] [25] [33]–[38] [39] (to the extent to which it inserts sec 31B) and [40]–[43], 3.3.2011, sec 2 and 2011 (121) LW 3.3.2011; date of commencement of Sch 1 [7]–[9] [13] [14] (to the extent to which it inserts secs 6B–6D) [16] [18] [19] [21] [24] [26]–[32] and [39] (to the extent that it inserts sec 31A), 1.7.2011, sec 2 and 2011 (121) LW 3.3.2011; date of commencement of Sch 1 [39] (to the extent that it inserts sec 31), 1.1.2012, sec 2 and 2011 (121) LW 3.3.2011.

2011

No 37

Public Interest Disclosures Amendment Act 2011. Assented to 13.9.2011.
Date of commencement of Sch 1, Sch 1 [5] excepted, 1.11.2011, sec 2 (1) and 2011 (535) LW 7.10.2011; date of commencement of Sch 1 [5], 1.1.2012, sec 2 (2).

 

No 62

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act (No 2) 2011. Assented to 16.11.2011.
Date of commencement of Sch 3, 6.1.2012, sec 2 (1).

2012

No 66

Crime Commission Act 2012. Assented to 24.9.2012.
Date of commencement of Sch 5.12, 5.10.2012, sec 2 and 2012 (499) LW 5.10.2012.

2013

No 17

Public Interest Disclosures Amendment Act 2013. Assented to 3.4.2013.
Date of commencement, assent, sec 2.

 

No 41

Members of Parliament Staff Act 2013. Assented to 25.6.2013.
Date of commencement, 24.2.2014, sec 2 and 2014 (56) LW 20.2.2014.

 

No 72

Police Integrity Commission and Independent Commission Against Corruption Legislation Amendment (Inspectors) Act 2013. Assented to 24.9.2013.
Date of commencement, assent, sec 2.

 

No 111

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act (No 2) 2013. Assented to 3.12.2013.
Date of commencement of Sch 3.22, 3.1.2014, sec 2 (1).

2014

No 33

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2014. Assented to 24.6.2014.
Date of commencement of Sch 3.27, 4.7.2014, sec 2 (1).

Table of amendments

Long title

Am 2010 No 84, Sch 1 [43]; 2011 No 37, Sch 1 [19].

Sec 1

Am 2010 No 84, Sch 1 [1].

Sec 3

Am 2010 No 84, Sch 1 [2]; 2011 No 37, Sch 1 [1].

Sec 4

Am 1996 No 29, Sch 6.3 [1]–[4]; 1998 No 98, Sch 1 [1]; 2000 No 53, Sch 1.22; 2001 No 112, Sch 1.24 [1]–[5]; 2005 No 10, Sch 2.10 [1] [2]; 2008 No 123, Sch 2; 2009 No 54, Sch 2.37 [1] [2]; 2010 No 84, Sch 1 [3]–[12]; 2011 No 37, Sch 1 [2] [3]; 2011 No 62, Sch 3.26 [1]; 2012 No 66, Sch 5.12 [1]–[3]; 2014 No 33, Sch 3.27 [1].

Sec 4A

Ins 2010 No 84, Sch 1 [13]. Subst 2013 No 17, Sch 1 [1]. Am 2013 No 41, Sch 3.6; 2014 No 33, Sch 3.27 [2].

Sec 5

Am 1996 No 29, Sch 6.3 [5]; 2013 No 72, Sch 3 [1].

Sec 6A

Ins 2010 No 84, Sch 1 [14]. Am 2011 No 37, Sch 1 [4]; 2013 No 17, Sch 1 [2] [3].

Secs 6B, 6C

Ins 2010 No 84, Sch 1 [14].

Sec 6CA

Ins 2011 No 37, Sch 1 [5].

Sec 6D

Ins 2010 No 84, Sch 1 [14]. Am 2011 No 37, Sch 1 [6] [7]; 2013 No 17, Sch 1 [4].

Sec 6E

Ins 2011 No 37, Sch 1 [8]. Am 2014 No 33, Sch 3.27 [3].

Part 2, heading

Subst 2011 No 37, Sch 1 [9].

Sec 8

Am 2002 No 112, Sch 1.22 [1]; 2010 No 84, Sch 1 [15] [16].

Sec 9

Am 1998 No 98, Sch 1 [2]; 2001 No 56, Sch 1.13 [1]; 2010 No 84, Sch 1 [17]; 2011 No 37, Sch 1 [10]; 2011 No 62, Sch 3.26 [2] [3]. Rep 2013 No 17, Sch 1 [5].

Sec 9A

Ins 2010 No 84, Sch 1 [18].

Secs 10–12

Am 2010 No 84, Sch 1 [19].

Sec 12A

Ins 1996 No 29, Sch 6.3. [6]. Am 1997 No 147, Sch 2.24; 2010 No 84, Sch 1 [19]; 2013 No 72, Sch 3 [2]; 2013 No 111, Sch 3.22 [1].

Sec 12B

Ins 2001 No 112, Sch 1.24 [6]. Am 2003 No 40, Sch 1.40 [1]; 2010 No 84, Sch 1 [19] [20]; 2011 No 37, Sch 1 [11].

Sec 12C

Ins 2005 No 10, Sch 2.10 [3]. Am 2010 No 84, Sch 1 [19]; 2013 No 111, Sch 3.22 [2].

Sec 12D

Ins 2009 No 54, Sch 2.37 [3]. Am 2010 No 84, Sch 1 [21].

Sec 12E

Ins 2012 No 66, Sch 5.12 [4]. Am 2013 No 111, Sch 3.22 [2].

Sec 13

Am 1996 No 29, Sch 6.3 [7]; 2005 No 10, Sch 2.10 [4]; 2010 No 84, Sch 1 [19]; 2013 No 72, Sch 3 [3]; 2013 No 111, Sch 3.22 [2] [3].

Sec 14

Am 2002 No 112, Sch 1.22 [2] [3]; 2010 No 84, Sch 1 [19] [22]–[24].

Sec 15

Subst 2010 No 84, Sch 1 [25]. Am 2011 No 37, Sch 1 [12].

Sec 16

Rep 2010 No 84, Sch 1 [26].

Sec 17

Am 2001 No 112, Sch 1.24 [7].

Sec 18

Am 2011 No 37, Sch 1 [12].

Sec 20

Am 1998 No 98, Sch 1 [3]; 2001 No 112, Sch 1.24 [8]; 2010 No 84, Sch 1 [27]–[29]; 2011 No 37, Sch 1 [12] [13]; 2013 No 17, Sch 1 [6].

Sec 20A

Ins 2010 No 84, Sch 1 [30]. Am 2011 No 37, Sch 1 [12].

Sec 20B

Ins 2010 No 84, Sch 1 [30].

Sec 21

Am 2011 No 37, Sch 1 [6] [12].

Sec 22

Am 2010 No 84, Sch 1 [31] [32]; 2011 No 37, Sch 1 [6] [12].

Sec 25

Am 2010 No 84, Sch 1 [33] [34]; 2011 No 37, Sch 1 [12] [14].

Sec 26

Am 2002 No 112, Sch 1.22 [4]; 2010 No 84, Sch 1 [35] [36]; 2011 No 37, Sch 1 [12].

Sec 26A

Ins 2010 No 84, Sch 1 [37].

Sec 26B

Ins 2011 No 37, Sch 1 [15].

Sec 29

Am 2007 No 94, Sch 4.

Sec 30

Am 2010 No 84, Sch 1 [38].

Sec 31

Rep 1999 No 85, Sch 4. Ins 2010 No 84, Sch 1 [39].

Secs 31A, 31B

Ins 2010 No 84, Sch 1 [39].

Sec 32

Subst 2010 No 84, Sch 1 [40]. Am 2011 No 37, Sch 1 [6].

Sec 33

Ins 1998 No 98, Sch 1 [4].

Sch 1

Rep 1999 No 85, Sch 4.

Sch 2

Ins 1998 No 98, Sch 1 [5]. Am 2001 No 56, Sch 1.13 [2]; 2001 No 112, Sch 1.24 [9] [10]; 2003 No 40, Sch 1.40 [2] [3]; 2005 No 10, Sch 2.10 [5]; 2010 No 84, Sch 1 [41] [42]; 2011 No 37, Sch 1 [12] [16]–[18]; 2013 No 17, Sch 1 [7] [8] ; 2013 No 72, Sch 3 [4].

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