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Privacy Act & codes

Earlier amendments to the Health Information Privacy Code 

Health Information Privacy Code 1994 Amendment No. 1 (Temporary) - this amendment came into force on 9 February 1994 and expired on 30 June 1994.

Health Information Privacy Code 1994 Amendment No. 2 - this amendment came into force on 30 July 1995.

Health Information Privacy Code 1994 Amendment No. 3 - this amendment came into force on 30 September 1998.

Health Information Privacy Code 1994 Amendment No. 4 - this amendment came into force on 10 April 2000.

Health Information Privacy Code 1994 Amendment No. 5 - this amendment came into force on 30 July 2000.

Health Information Privacy Code 1994 Amendment No. 6 - this amendment came into force on 1 November 2007. 
Explanatory note to Amendment No. 6

Health Information Privacy Code 1994 Amendment No. 7 - this amendment came into force on 30 April 2013.
Explanatory note to Amendment No. 7, general information and media release.

Health Information Privacy Code 1994 Amendment No. 8 - this amendment came into force on 15 October 2015.
Information paper on the proposed changes.

Health Information Privacy Code 1994 Amendment No. 9 - this amendment is in force from 28 September 2017.