Confidentiality and Aids

CONFIDENTIALITY AND AIDS

CM. 26.4.89

That the police computerised criminal record system should be audited (by NSW Privacy Committee) to ensure that all confidential medical information has been deleted.

CM. 18.1.89

That:

  • No mandatory testing be adopted as policy;
  • Testing and confidentiality be adopted as policy;
  • The Council expresses its concern at the trend to interpret the Bail Act in respect of refusal of bail for persons suffering from AIDS on the ground that they are a danger to society;
  • Medical information on police records be confidential;
  • CCL opposes the inclusion in a citizen's criminal antecedents of his/her medical record.