Balancing Freedom and Protection

On Monday, 1 June 2015, the Committee tabled its report – Balancing Freedom and Protection.

© Commonwealth of Australia 2015 

ISBN 978-1-74366-332-5 (Printed version)

ISBN 978-1-74366-333-2 (HTML version)

View report as a single document - (PDF 695KB)

View the report as separate downloadable chapters/appendixes:

Preliminary pages: Membership of the Committee, Terms of Reference, List of abbreviations, List of recommendations

(PDF 306KB)
Chapter 1: Introduction (PDF 110KB)
Chapter 2: Use of section 313 by agencies (PDF 280KB)
Chapter 3: Transparency and accountability (PDF 316KB)
Chapter 4: Technical Issues (PDF 167KB)
Chapter 5: Legislation, regulation or policy? (PDF 340KB
Appendix A: Part 14, Telecommunications Act 1997 (PDF 274KB)
Appendix B: List of Submissions (PDF 69KB)
Appendix C: Public hearings and witnesses (PDF 104KB)

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