Terms of Reference

The adequacy of protections for the privacy of Australians online

Terms of Reference

On the 24 ┬áJune 2010 the Senate referred the following matter to the Environment, Communications and the Arts References Committee for inquiry and report by 20 October 2010:
The adequacy of protections for the privacy of Australians online, with regard to:
(a) privacy protections and data collection on social networking sites;
(b) data collection activities of private companies;
(c) data collection activities of government agencies; and
(d) other related issues.
For further information, contact:

Committee Secretary
Senate Standing Committees on Environment and Communications
PO Box 6100
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone:+61 2 6277 3526
Fax:+61 2 6277 5818


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