Chapter Number and Title of Enactment

Chapter:

589Title:INTERCEPTION OF COMMUNICATIONS AND SURVEILLANCE ORDINANCE

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Table of contents of enactment:
Cap 589 Long title
Cap 589 Part 1PRELIMINARY
Cap 589 s 1Short title
Cap 589 s 2Interpretation
Cap 589 s 3Conditions for issue, renewal or continuance of prescribed authorization
Cap 589 Part 2PROHIBITION ON INTERCEPTION AND COVERT SURVEILLANCE
Cap 589 s 4Prohibition on interception
Cap 589 s 5Prohibition on covert surveillance
Cap 589 Part 3PRESCRIBED AUTHORIZATIONS, ETC.
Cap 589 Part 3 Division 1Relevant Authorities
Cap 589 s 6Panel judges
Cap 589 s 7Authorizing officers
Cap 589 Part 3 Division 2Judge's Authorizations
Cap 589 s 8Application for judge's authorization for interception or Type 1 surveillance
Cap 589 s 9Determination of application for judge's authorization
Cap 589 s 10Duration of judge's authorization
Cap 589 s 11Application for renewal of judge's authorization
Cap 589 s 12Determination of application for renewal of judge's authorization
Cap 589 s 13Duration of renewal of judge's authorization
Cap 589 Part 3 Division 3Executive Authorizations
Cap 589 s 14Application for executive authorization for Type 2 surveillance
Cap 589 s 15Determination of application for executive authorization
Cap 589 s 16Duration of executive authorization
Cap 589 s 17Application for renewal of executive authorization
Cap 589 s 18Determination of application for renewal of executive authorization
Cap 589 s 19Duration of renewal of executive authorization
Cap 589 Part 3 Division 4Emergency Authorizations
Cap 589 s 20Application for emergency authorization for interception or Type 1 surveillance in case of emergency
Cap 589 s 21Determination of application for emergency authorization
Cap 589 s 22Duration of emergency authorization
Cap 589 s 23Application for confirmation of emergency authorization
Cap 589 s 24Determination of application for confirmation of emergency authorization
Cap 589 Part 3 Division 5Special Provisions for Oral Applications
Cap 589 s 25Oral application and its effect
Cap 589 s 26Application for confirmation of prescribed authorization or renewal issued or granted upon oral application
Cap 589 s 27Determination of application for confirmation of prescribed authorization or renewal issued or granted upon oral application
Cap 589 s 28Special case of emergency authorization issued as a result of oral application
Cap 589 Part 3 Division 6General Provisions for Prescribed Authorizations
Cap 589 s 29What a prescribed authorization may authorize or require under or by virtue of its terms, etc.
Cap 589 s 30What a prescribed authorization also authorizes
Cap 589 s 31What a prescribed authorization may not authorize
Cap 589 s 32Prescribed authorization may be issued or renewed subject to conditions
Cap 589 s 33Application for device retrieval warrant
Cap 589 s 34Determination of application for device retrieval warrant
Cap 589 s 35Duration of device retrieval warrant
Cap 589 s 36What a device retrieval warrant may authorize under or by virtue of its terms, etc.
Cap 589 s 37What a device retrieval warrant also authorizes
Cap 589 s 38Device retrieval warrant may be issued subject to conditions
Cap 589 Part 4THE COMMISSIONER
Cap 589 Part 4 Division 1The Commissioner and his Functions
Cap 589 s 39The Commissioner
Cap 589 s 40Functions of Commissioner
Cap 589 Part 4 Division 2Reviews by Commissioner
Cap 589 s 41Reviews on compliance with relevant requirements
Cap 589 s 42Notifications to departments concerned, etc.
Cap 589 Part 4 Division 3Examinations by Commissioner
Cap 589 s 43Application for examination
Cap 589 s 44Examination by Commissioner
Cap 589 s 45Grounds for not carrying out examination, etc.
Cap 589 s 46Further provisions relating to examinations
Cap 589 s 47Notifications to departments concerned, etc.
Cap 589 Part 4 Division 4Notifications by Commissioner
Cap 589 s 48Notifications to relevant persons
Cap 589 Part 4 Division 5Reports and Recommendations by Commissioner
Cap 589 s 49Annual reports to Chief Executive by Commissioner
Cap 589 s 50Other reports to Chief Executive by Commissioner
Cap 589 s 51Recommendations to Secretary for Security on code of practice
Cap 589 s 52Recommendations to departments
Cap 589 Part 4 Division 6Further Provisions Relating to Performance of Functions by Commissioner
Cap 589 s 53Further powers of Commissioner
Cap 589 s 54General obligations of departments to report on non-compliance
Cap 589 s 55Commissioner not regarded as court
Cap 589 Part 5FURTHER SAFEGUARDS
Cap 589 s 56Regular reviews
Cap 589 s 57Discontinuance of interception or covert surveillance
Cap 589 s 58Reports to relevant authorities following arrests
Cap 589 s 59Safeguards for protected products
Cap 589 s 60Record keeping
Cap 589 s 61Non-admissibility of telecommunications interception product
Cap 589 s 62Information subject to legal professional privilege to remain privileged
Cap 589 s 63Code of practice
Cap 589 Part 6MISCELLANEOUS
Cap 589 s 64Prescribed authorizations and device retrieval warrants not affected by minor defects
Cap 589 s 65Immunity
Cap 589 s 66Regulation
Cap 589 s 67Amendment of Schedules
Cap 589 s 68(Omitted as spent)
Cap 589 s 69Transitional arrangements
Cap 589 Sched 1DEPARTMENTS
Cap 589 Sched 2PROCEDURES OF, AND OTHER MATTERS RELATING TO, PANEL JUDGE
Cap 589 Sched 3REQUIREMENTS FOR AFFIDAVIT OR STATEMENT FOR APPLICATION FOR ISSUE OR RENEWAL OF PRESCRIBED AUTHORIZATION FOR INTERCEPTION OR COVERT SURVEILLANCE
Cap 589 Sched 4REQUIREMENTS FOR AFFIDAVIT FOR APPLICATION FOR ISSUE OF DEVICE RETRIEVAL WARRANT
Cap 589 Sched 5(Omitted as spent)




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