A person commits an offence if:
(a) * protected information has been disclosed under section 1314 of the Social Security Act 1991 , section 130 of the Veterans' Entitlements Act 1986 , section 409 of the Military Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 2004 or section 36 of the Australian Participants in British Nuclear Tests and British Commonwealth Occupation Force (Treatment) Act 2006 , to the person or another person, for any of the following purposes:
(i) determining whether * residential care subsidy is payable to an approved provider in respect of a care recipient;
(ii) determining the amount of residential care subsidy that is payable to an approved provider in respect of a care recipient;
(iii) determining whether an approved provider has complied, or is complying, with its responsibilities under Chapter 4 of this Act; and
(b) the person makes a record of, discloses or otherwise uses the information for a purpose not referred to in subparagraph (a)(i), (ii) or (iii).
Penalty: Imprisonment for 2 years.
Note: Chapter 2 of the Criminal Code sets out the general principles of criminal responsibility.