Legislation

Section 77 – Defence

Introduction

This section sets out defences to the offence of disclosing confidential personal information under section 76. It is a defence for a person charged with the offence to show that any of the following circumstances applied to the disclosure or that the person reasonably believed they did. The circumstances are- (a) “disclosure was made in […]

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