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Criminal Investigation (Identifying People) Amendment Bill 2013

Bill No.17
SynopsisThe purpose of this Bill is to amend the Criminal Investigation (Identifying People) Act 2002 implementing various recommendations emanating from the Statutory Review of the Act. The main purpose of the Bill is to enable regulations to be made to broaden the definition of what is considered an 'identifying particular' under the Act. The Bill also makes amendments to the Act to allow identifying particulars to be taken from both charged and uncharged suspects, to make changes to the manner in which consent is requested from charged suspects, and to enable police to request a person to remove headwear or do other things to facilitate the officer being able to confirm a person's identity.
Status Assented to
Royal Assent given 12 Nov 2013 as Act No. 22 of 2013. Different sections of this Act come into operation on Royal Assent and Proclamation. For details refer to Commencement Clause of the Bill (see also Assent and Commencement information for Acts)
Bill History
Acts Amended by this Bill (Blue Bills)
Related Committee Activity
Legislative Council Supplementary Notice Paper
Messages regarding this Bill
Superseded Legislative Council Supplementary Notice Papers (SNPs)
Comparisons between versions of Bills
Conference of Managers