Government Information (Information Commissioner) Act 2009 No 53

Effective date Publication date Amendments included Notes
01 March 2020 01 March 2020 2019 No 25
01 July 2017 01 July 2017 2016 No 61
15 July 2015 15 July 2015 2015 No 15
04 July 2014 04 July 2014 2014 No 33
10 September 2012 10 September 2012 2012 No 60
01 January 2011 01 January 2011 2010 No 71
08 January 2010 08 January 2010 2009 No 106
18 July 2009 18 July 2009 IA sec 30C
26 June 2009 26 June 2009

This Act has been amended by sec 30C of the Interpretation Act 1987 No 15.

Government Information (Information Commissioner) Act 2009 No 53

Assented to 26.06.2009.

Date of commencement, 17.7.2009, sec 2 and 2009 (329) LW 17.7.2009.

Children’s Guardian Act 2019 No 25

Assented to 04.12.2019.

Date of commencement of Sch 5.20, 1.3.2020, sec 2(1).

Law Enforcement Conduct Commission Act 2016 No 61

Assented to 14.11.2016.

Date of commencement of Sch 6.21, 1.7.2017, sec 2 (1) and 2017 (256) LW 16.6.2017.

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2015 No 15

Assented to 29.06.2015.

Date of commencement of Sch 3, 15.7.2015, sec 2 (3).

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2014 No 33

Assented to 24.06.2014.

Date of commencement of Sch 3.7, 4.7.2014, sec 2 (1).

Courts and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2012 No 60

Assented to 10.09.2012.

Date of commencement of Sch 7, assent, sec 2 (1).

Privacy and Government Information Legislation Amendment Act 2010 No 71

Assented to 28.09.2010.

Date of commencement, 1.1.2011, sec 2 and 2010 (657) LW 3.12.2010.

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act (No 2) 2009 No 106

Assented to 14.12.2009.

Date of commencement of Sch 4, 8.1.2010, sec 2 (2).

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Sec 3

Am 2010 No 71, Sch 2 [1]; 2016 No 61, Sch 6.21 [1].

Sec 4

Am 2010 No 71, Sch 2 [2].

Sec 10

Subst 2014 No 33, Sch 3.7 [1].

Sec 11

Am 2010 No 71, Sch 2 [3].

Sec 12

Subst 2014 No 33, Sch 3.7 [2].

Sec 24

Am 2014 No 33, Sch 3.7 [3].

Sec 30

Am 2015 No 15, Sch 3.29.

Sec 31A

Ins 2019 No 25, Sch 5.20.

Sec 32

Am 2016 No 61, Sch 6.21 [2] [3].

Sec 35

Am 2012 No 60, Sch 7.

Sec 36

Am 2010 No 71, Sch 2 [4]–[7].

Sec 46

Am 2009 No 106, Sch 4.17.

Sch 1

Rep 1987 No 15, sec 30C.

Government Information (Information Commissioner) Bill 2009

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Consultation draft: 06 May 2009 PDF icon Consultation draft

Introduced LA: 17 June 2009 PDF icon Bill (and Explanatory note)

Passed LA: 23 June 2009
Introduced LC for concurrence: 23 June 2009
Passed by both Houses: 25 June 2009 am PDF icon PBBH

Assent date: 26 June 2009 PDF icon 2009 No 53

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