Access to Information Act
Marginal note:Applications relating to international affairs or defence
52 (1) An application under section 41 or 42 relating to a record or a part of a record that the head of a government institution has refused to disclose by reason of paragraph 13(1)(a) or (b) or section 15 shall be heard and determined by the Chief Justice of the Federal Court or by any other judge of that Court that the Chief Justice may designate to hear those applications.
Marginal note:Special rules for hearings
(2) An application referred to in subsection (1) or an appeal brought in respect of such application shall
Marginal note:Ex parte representations
(3) During the hearing of an application referred to in subsection (1) or an appeal brought in respect of such application, the head of the government institution concerned shall, on the request of the head of the institution, be given the opportunity to make representations ex parte.
- R.S., 1985, c. A-1, s. 52;
- 2002, c. 8, s. 112.
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