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					          National Security Information
    (Criminal and Civil Proceedings) Act 2004
Non-disclosure and witness exclusion certificates
                 Annual Report
                  2004 – 2005
                  2005 – 2006
                  2006 – 2007




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National Security Information (Criminal and Civil Proceedings) Act 2004
Non-disclosure and witness exclusion certificates

Annual Report 2004 – 2005

The Attorney-General is required by section 47 of the National Security Information (Criminal and
Civil Proceedings) Act 2004 to provide a report to Parliament in respect of non-disclosure and
witness exclusion certificates given under sections 26, 28, 38F and 38H of the Act during the year
ending on 30 June 2005.

Section 47 requires the report to state the number of certificates given by the Attorney-General,
and the number of certificates given by the Minister appointed by the Attorney-General under
section 6A, and to identify the criminal and civil proceedings to which the certificates relate.




Non-disclosure and witness exclusion certificates 2004 – 2005

 Matter                      Number of certificates        Issuing Minister
                             issued

 —                           0                             —




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National Security Information (Criminal and Civil Proceedings) Act 2004
Non-disclosure and witness exclusion certificates

Annual Report 2005 – 2006

The Attorney-General is required by section 47 of the National Security Information (Criminal and
Civil Proceedings) Act 2004 to provide a report to Parliament in respect of non-disclosure and
witness exclusion certificates given under sections 26, 28, 38F and 38H of the Act during the year
ending on 30 June 2006.

Section 47 requires the report to state the number of certificates given by the Attorney-General,
and the number of certificates given by the Minister appointed by the Attorney-General under
section 6A, and to identify the criminal and civil proceedings to which the certificates relate.




Non-disclosure and witness exclusion certificates 2005 – 2006

    Matter                            Number of certificates              Issuing Minister
                                      issued

    R v Lodhi                         10                                 Attorney-General
    (criminal matter)




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    Only 3 certificates remain in force, which revoke and replace the 7 certificates given previously.

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National Security Information (Criminal and Civil Proceedings) Act 2004
Non-disclosure and witness exclusion certificates

Annual Report 2006 – 2007

The Attorney-General is required by section 47 of the National Security Information (Criminal and
Civil Proceedings) Act 2004 to provide a report to Parliament in respect of non-disclosure and
witness exclusion certificates given under sections 26, 28, 38F and 38H of the Act during the year
ending on 30 June 2007.

Section 47 requires the report to state the number of certificates given by the Attorney-General,
and the number of certificates given by the Minister appointed by the Attorney-General under
section 6A, and to identify the criminal and civil proceedings to which the certificates relate.




Non-disclosure and witness exclusion certificates 2006 – 2007

 Matter                      Number of certificates        Issuing Minister
                             issued

 R v Baladjam & Ors          2                             Attorney-General
 (criminal matter)

 R v Khazaal                 1                             Attorney-General
 (criminal matter)




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