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Social Policy Scrutiny Committee Inquiry into the Criminal Code Amendment (Intimate Images) Bill 2017 March 2018

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Title

Social Policy Scrutiny Committee Inquiry into the Criminal Code Amendment (Intimate Images) Bill 2017 March 2018

Other title

Tabled paper 650

Collection

Tabled Papers for 13th Assembly 2016 - 2020; Tabled Papers; ParliamentNT

Date

2018-03-13

Description

Tabled by Ngaree Ah Kit

Notes

Made available by the Legislative Assembly of the Northern Territory under Standing Order 240. Where copyright subsists with a third party it remains with the original owner and permission may be required to reuse the material.

Language

English

Subject

Tabled papers

Publisher name

Legislative Assembly of the Northern Territory

Place of publication

Darwin

File type

application/pdf

Use

Copyright

Copyright owner

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License

https://www.legislation.gov.au/Details/C2019C00042

Parent handle

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/294464

Citation address

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/396375

Page content

Contents 3 Contents Chairs Preface .........................................................................................................................4 Committee Members ................................................................................................................5 Committee Secretariat .............................................................................................................6 Acknowledgements ..................................................................................................................6 Terms of Reference ..................................................................................................................7 Recommendations ...................................................................................................................9 1 Introduction ....................................................................................................... 11 Introduction of the Bill ......................................................................................................... 11 Conduct of the Inquiry ........................................................................................................ 11 Outcome of Committees Consideration ............................................................................ 11 Report Structure ................................................................................................................. 12 2 Provisions of the Bill ......................................................................................... 13 Background to the Bill ........................................................................................................ 13 Purpose and Overview of the Bill ....................................................................................... 14 3 Examination of the Bill ...................................................................................... 15 Introduction ......................................................................................................................... 15 Definition of Intimate Image ................................................................................................ 15 Distribution of Intimate Image without Consent .................................................................. 18 Exemptions .................................................................................................................... 18 Defence Provisions ....................................................................................................... 19 Offence Penalties ............................................................................................................... 22 Criminalisation of Children ................................................................................................. 24 Rectification Orders ............................................................................................................ 25 Compensation Orders ........................................................................................................ 28 Privacy of Victims ............................................................................................................... 30 Non-Consensual Recording of Images .............................................................................. 31 Public Education and Awareness ....................................................................................... 34 Appendix A: Submissions Received, Public Briefing and Public Hearings .................... 37 Bibliography ........................................................................................................................... 38