An Act to facilitate disclosure and investigation of wrongdoing and maladministration in the Commonwealth public sector.
6. The objects of this Act are:
(a) to promote the integrity and accountability of the Commonwealth public sector; and
(b) to encourage and facilitate the making of public interest disclosures by public officials; and
(c) to ensure that public officials who make public interest disclosures are supported and are protected from adverse consequences relating to the disclosures; and
(d) to ensure that disclosures by public officials are properly investigated and dealt with.
Referenced Legislation: Public Interest Disclosure Act (2013)