Privacy and Data Protection Act 2014 (Vic) - None

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The purposes of this Act are (a) to provide for responsible collection and handling of personal information in the Victorian public sector; and (b) to provide remedies for interferences with the information privacy of an individual; and (c) to establish a protective data security regime for the Victorian public sector; and (d) to establish a regime for monitoring and assuring public sector data security; and (e) to provide for the appointment of the Privacy and Data Protection Deputy Commissioner; and (f) to repeal the Information Privacy Act 2000 and the Commissioner for Law Enforcement Data Security Act 2005 and make consequential amendments to other Acts.