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The Australian Government has made changes to functions overseen by the Attorney-General's Department and Department of Home Affairs. These changes involve the transfers of:

  • identity and biometrics functions into the Attorney-General's Department
  • protective security policy and government and major event security functions to the Department of Home Affairs.

National Security Information (Criminal and Civil Proceedings) Act 2004 Annual reports

Annual reports

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The Attorney-General is required by section 47 of the NSI Act to provide a report to Parliament in respect of non-disclosure and witness exclusion certificates given during each year ending 30 June under sections 26, 28, 38F and 38H of the Act, and special court orders and special advocate appointments made in control order proceedings (Division 104 of the Criminal Code) and extended supervision order proceedings (Division 105A of the Criminal Code) under sections 38J and 38PA of the NSI Act.