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Public Servants Disclosure Protection Act

Version of section 13 from 2007-04-15 to 2024-06-19:

Marginal note:Disclosure to the Commissioner

  •  (1) A public servant may disclose information referred to in section 12 to the Commissioner.

  • Marginal note:Exception

    (2) Nothing in this Act authorizes a public servant to disclose to the Commissioner a confidence of the Queen’s Privy Council for Canada in respect of which subsection 39(1) of the Canada Evidence Act applies or any information that is subject to solicitor-client privilege. The Commissioner may not use the confidence or information if it is disclosed.

  • 2005, c. 46, s. 13
  • 2006, c. 9, s. 200

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