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Canadian Payments Act

Version of section 43 from 2002-12-31 to 2016-06-21:

Marginal note:Information is confidential

  •  (1) Information and documents obtained under this Act are confidential and shall be treated accordingly.

  • Marginal note:Disclosure permitted

    (2) Nothing in subsection (1) prevents the Minister from disclosing any information or documents to

    • (a) any government agency or regulatory body charged with the regulation of financial institutions, as defined in section 2 of the Bank Act, for purposes related to that regulation,

    • (b) the Bank of Canada or any officer of the Bank authorized in writing by the Governor of the Bank, and

    • (c) the Chairperson of the Canada Deposit Insurance Corporation or any officer of that Corporation authorized in writing by the Chairperson,

    if the Minister is satisfied that the information or documents will be treated as confidential by the agency, body or person to whom they are disclosed.

  • 2001, c. 9, s. 244

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