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Access to Information and Protection of Privacy Bill
November 30, 2001

Contents

PART VI

Use and Disclosure of Personal Information by Public Bodies

37. Use of personal information.
38. Disclosure for archival or historical purposes.

 

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A public body may only use personal information—

(a) for the purpose for which that information was obtained or compiled, or for a use consistent with that purpose; or

(b) if the person to whom the information relates has identified the information and has consented, in the prescribed manner to such use.

 

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The National Archives of Zimbabwe, or the archives of a public body may disclose personal information for archival or historical purposes if—

(a) such disclosure would not result in an unreasonable invasion of a person’s personal privacy in terms of this Act; or

(b) the information is about a person who has been deceased for 30 or more years.

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