Legislative Council: Tuesday, July 05, 2022


Facial Recognition Technology

The Hon. S.G. WADE (15:17): A supplementary question arising from the answer: could the Attorney-General advise who is undertaking the national work, whether it has been completed, and when he would expect to receive the briefing on it?

The Hon. K.J. MAHER (Attorney-General, Minister for Aboriginal Affairs, Minister for Industrial Relations and Public Sector) (15:17): In terms of when it is to be completed, I did ask that and what the status will be. I am awaiting a response on that, but I am happy to bring back a reply. Regarding the exact bodies undertaking that work, I am also happy to make sure I get that correct and bring a reply back to this chamber.