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LEGAL PROFESSION UNIFORM LAW APPLICATION ACT 2014 - SECT 6
Application of privacy and other legislation
6 Application of privacy and other legislation
(1) In this section--
"government sector agency" means--
(a) a Public Service agency or other
government sector agency within the meaning of the Government Sector
Employment Act 2013 , or
(b) a NSW Government agency (see section 13A of the
Interpretation Act 1987 ), or
(c) an entity constituted by or under an Act
or exercising public functions (such as a State owned corporation), being an
entity that is prescribed by the local regulations for the purposes of this
"government sector employee" means a person employed on any basis, or on
secondment, in a government sector agency.
"relevant Acts" means the following Acts of New South Wales as in force from
time to time--
(a) the Privacy and Personal Information Protection Act 1998 ,
(b) the Government Information (Public Access) Act 2009 ,
State Records Act 1998 ,
(d) the Ombudsman Act 1974 .
relevant Acts apply to the Legal Services Council and the
Commissioner for Uniform Legal Services Regulation in the manner provided by
section 416 of the Legal Profession Uniform Law (NSW) and do not apply by
their own force.
(3) However, the relevant Acts apply to a
government sector agency or government sector employee exercising a function
under the Legal Profession Uniform Law (NSW) .
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