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Section 64ADA Customs Act 1901
Disclosure of Cargo Reports to Port Authorities

Section 64ADA of the Customs Act 1901 (Cth) deals with Disclosure of Cargo Reports to Port Authorities and is extracted below.

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64ADA Disclosure of cargo reports to port authorities

(1) The CEO or an officer may disclose a cargo report to a port authority for the purpose of enabling the authority to collect statistics or compute liability for wharfage charges.

(2) A person to whom information is disclosed under subsection (1) must not:

(a) use the information for any purpose other than the purpose for which the information was disclosed; or
(b) disclose the information to any person except to the extent necessary for that purpose.

Penalty: Imprisonment for 2 years.

(3) A reference in this section to disclosure of information includes a reference to disclosure by way of the provision of electronic access to the information.

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