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Community Protection (Offender Reporting) Act 2005

INFORMATION

Long Title

PART 1 - PRELIMINARY MATTERS

1. Short title

2. Commencement

3. Interpretation

4. Other reference provisions

PART 2 - OFFENDERS TO WHOM ACT APPLIES

5. Reportable offenders

6. Order requiring registration of offender

7. Reporting orders for other offences

8. Commissioner may apply for reporting order

9. Magistrate may make reporting order on application from Commissioner

10. Matters to be taken into account

11. Corresponding reportable offenders

12. Reportable offences

13. Class 1 offences

14. Class 2 offences

15. Class 3 offences

PART 3 - REPORTING OBLIGATIONS

Division 1 - Report

16. Reporting obligations of reportable offenders

17. Report by reportable offender of personal details

Division 2 - Ongoing reporting obligations

18. Reportable offender to report annually and as required by the Registrar

19. Intended absence from Tasmania to be reported

Division 3 - Provisions applying to all reporting obligations

20. Where reports must be made

21. Power to take photographs, fingerprints, &c.

22. Retention of material for certain purposes

Division 4 - Suspension and extension of reporting obligations

23. Suspension and extension of reporting obligations

Division 5 - Reporting period

24. Length of reporting period

25. Reduced period applies for young reportable offenders

26. Reporting period for corresponding reportable offenders

Division 6 - Exemption from reporting obligations

27. Application of Division

28. Magistrate may exempt certain reportable offenders

29. Order for suspension

30. Commissioner and certain chief executive officers entitled to be parties to proceedings

31. No costs to be awarded

32. Restriction on right of unsuccessful applicant to reapply for order

Division 7 - Offences

33. Failure to comply with reporting obligations

34. Providing false or misleading information

35. No time-limit for prosecutions

Division 8 - Notification of reporting obligations

36. Notice to be given to reportable offender

37. Courts to provide details of orders to Commissioner

38. Supervising authority to notify Commissioner of certain events

Division 9 - Modified reporting procedures for participants in witness protection programs

39. Term used in this Division

40. Who this Division applies to

41. Report need not be made in person

PART 4 - COMMUNITY PROTECTION OFFENDER REGISTER

42. Registrar

43. Requirement to establish and maintain Community Protection Offender Register

44. Access to Register to be restricted

45. Confidentiality

PART 5 - OTHER MATTERS

46. Certain Acts not to apply

47. Matters not to be heard in public

48. Protection from liability

49. Civil standard of proof

50. Certificate concerning evidence

51. Regulations

52. Minister to review and report on Act

53. Administration of Act

SCHEDULE 1 - CLASS 1 OFFENCES

SCHEDULE 2 - CLASS 2 OFFENCES

SCHEDULE 3 - CLASS 3 OFFENCES