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Camera surveillance – OIC’s recent audit findings

February 11, 2020 - 10:06am

Queensland government agencies that operate camera surveillance systems must manage the associated personal information in line with their legislative obligations, under the Information Privacy Act 2009 (IP Act) and the Right to Information Act2009 (RTI Act).

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AI ethics framework and principles released

February 11, 2020 - 10:05am

The Australian Government has released its ethics framework for businesses and organisations who design, develop, integrate or use artificial intelligence (AI).

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Australian Human Rights Commission: Release of Human Rights and Technology Discussion Paper for Public Consultation

February 11, 2020 - 10:04am

As noted at our 2019 Solomon Lecture, the Australian Human Rights Commission (AHRC) is undertaking a major project on human rights and technology, led by Edward Santow, the Australian Human Rights Commissioner.

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QCAT awards privacy complainant damages

February 11, 2020 - 10:02am

An Australian Defence Force (ADF) Reservist (the complainant), who was not on active duty or in uniform at the time, was arrested by the Queensland Police Service (QPS).

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Secure disposal of personal information – responsibility from cradle to grave

February 11, 2020 - 10:02am

With the start of a new year, it is a timely reminder for public sector agencies to review their document destruction policies and processes to ensure they are compliant with the Information Privacy Act 2009 (IP Act) and the Public Records Act 2002, including Retention and Disposal Schedules.

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