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Health Records and Information Privacy Act 2002 No 71
Current version for 1 July 2019 to date (accessed 20 September 2019 at 05:05)
Part 3 Section 21
21   Complaints against public sector agencies
(1)  The following conduct by a public sector agency is conduct to which Part 5 (Review of certain conduct) of the PPIP Act applies:
(a)  the contravention of a Health Privacy Principle that applies to the agency,
(b)  the contravention of a health privacy code of practice that applies to the agency.
(2)  For that purpose, a reference in that Part:
(a)  to personal information is taken to include health information, and
(b)  to an information protection principle is taken to include a Health Privacy Principle, and
(c)  to a privacy code of practice is taken to include a health privacy code of practice.
(3)  This section applies only to conduct engaged in after the commencement of this section.