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PRIVACY ACT 1988 - SECT 94Y

Determining the end of the COVIDSafe data period

             (1)  Subject to subsection (2), the Health Minister must, by notifiable instrument, determine a day if the Health Minister is satisfied that, by that day, use of COVIDSafe:

                     (a)  is no longer required to prevent or control; or

                     (b)  is no longer likely to be effective in preventing or controlling;

the entry, emergence, establishment or spread of the coronavirus known as COVID-19 into Australia or any part of Australia.

             (2)  The Health Minister must not make a determination under subsection (1) unless the Health Minister has consulted, or considered recommendations from, the Commonwealth Chief Medical Officer or the Australian Health Protection Principal Committee.

             (3)  The Commonwealth Chief Medical Officer or the Australian Health Protection Principal Committee may recommend to the Health Minister that the Health Minister make a determination under subsection (1).



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