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PRIVACY ACT 1988 - SECT 94E

COVID app data on communication devices

                   A person commits an offence if:

                     (a)  the person uploads, or causes to be uploaded, data from a communication device to the National COVIDSafe Data Store; and

                     (b)  the data is COVID app data; and

                     (c)  consent to the upload has not been given by:

                              (i)  the COVIDSafe user in relation to that device; or

                             (ii)  if the COVIDSafe user is unable to give consent--a parent, guardian or carer of the COVIDSafe user; or

                            (iii)  if the COVIDSafe user has requested a parent, guardian or carer of the COVIDSafe user to act on the COVIDSafe user's behalf--that parent, guardian or carer.

Penalty:  Imprisonment for 5 years or 300 penalty units, or both.



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