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Matters relating to access requests

             (1)  An access request must:

                     (a)  be in the form (if any) approved by the CEO; and

                     (b)  include any information, and be accompanied by any documents, required by the CEO; and

                     (c)  certify that it includes all the information, and is accompanied by all the documents, required as mentioned in paragraph (b) that are in the possession or control of the person.

Note:          The CEO is not required to make a decision on the access request if this section is not complied with (see section 197).

             (2)  If:

                     (a)  a person has made an access request; and

                     (b)  the CEO decides that the person does not meet the access criteria, or is taken to have so decided because of subsection 21(3);

the person may make another access request at any time, unless at that time either of the following has been commenced, but not finally determined:

                     (c)  a review (the initial review ) under subsection 100(5) of the CEO's decision;

                     (d)  a review under section 103 of a decision on the initial review.

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