Canada Pension Plan (R.S.C., 1985, c. C-8)

Act current to 2016-01-25 and last amended on 2015-06-18. Previous Versions

Marginal note:Offence and punishment
  •  (1) Every person who, in his application for a Social Insurance Number, knowingly furnishes any false or misleading information is guilty of an offence punishable on summary conviction.

  • Marginal note:Idem

    (2) Every person who has been assigned a Social Insurance Number and who knowingly makes application again to be assigned a Social Insurance Number, whether giving the same or different information in that application as in his previous application, and whether or not he is assigned a Social Insurance Number again, is guilty of an offence punishable on summary conviction.

  • Marginal note:Idem

    (3) Every employer who fails to comply with subsection 98(5) or any regulation made under paragraph 101(1)(a) is guilty of an offence and liable on summary conviction to a fine not exceeding one hundred dollars.

  • R.S., c. C-5, s. 105.
Marginal note:Limitation period
  •  (1) A prosecution for an offence under this Act may be commenced at any time within, but not later than, five years after the time when the subject-matter of the prosecution arose.

  • Marginal note:Officers, etc., of corporations

    (2) Where a corporation commits an offence under this Act, every officer, director or agent of the corporation who directed, authorized, assented to, acquiesced in or participated in the commission of the offence is a party to and guilty of the offence and is liable on conviction to the punishment provided for the offence whether or not the corporation has been prosecuted or convicted.

  • Marginal note:Information or complaint

    (3) Subsection 41(6) applies with respect to an information or complaint under any of the provisions of this Act other than Part I, as though for the reference therein to the Canada Revenue Agency and the Minister thereof there were substituted a reference to the Department of Employment and Social Development and the Minister.

  • R.S., 1985, c. C-8, s. 103;
  • 1996, c. 11, s. 97;
  • 1999, c. 17, s. 111;
  • 2005, c. 35, s. 66, c. 38, s. 138;
  • 2012, c. 19, s. 695;
  • 2013, c. 40, s. 237.

Availability of Information

Marginal note:Definitions
  •  (1) The following definitions apply in this section and sections 104.1 and 105.

    administration

    mise en oeuvre

    administration includes the development, operation, evaluation and enforcement of policies and programs. (mise en oeuvre)

    federal institution

    institution fédérale

    federal institution means a department or any other body referred to in Schedule I, I.1, II or III to the Financial Administration Act. (institution fédérale)

    public officer

    fonctionnaire public

    public officer means an officer or employee of a federal institution, or a prescribed individual or a member of a prescribed class of individuals. (fonctionnaire public)

  • Marginal note:Interpretation

    (2) The definition of a word or expression in subsection (1) does not affect its interpretation in any other provision of this Act.

  • (3) [Repealed, 2012, c. 19, s. 293]

  • R.S., 1985, c. C-8, s. 104;
  • R.S., 1985, c. 30 (2nd Supp.), s. 53, c. 18 (3rd Supp.), s. 30;
  • 1991, c. 44, s. 25;
  • 1992, c. 1, s. 25, c. 48, s. 28;
  • 1995, c. 33, s. 43;
  • 1996, c. 11, ss. 49, 97, c. 16, s. 61, c. 23, ss. 187, 189;
  • 1997, c. 40, s. 88;
  • 2003, c. 22, s. 129;
  • 2005, c. 35, s. 45;
  • 2012, c. 19, s. 293.

 [Repealed, 2012, c. 19, s. 294]

 [Repealed, 2012, c. 19, s. 294]

 [Repealed, 2012, c. 19, s. 294]

 [Repealed, 2012, c. 19, s. 294]

 [Repealed, 2012, c. 19, s. 294]

 [Repealed, 2012, c. 19, s. 294]

 [Repealed, 2012, c. 19, s. 294]

 [Repealed, 2012, c. 19, s. 294]

 [Repealed, 2012, c. 19, s. 294]

Marginal note:Availability of information within federal institutions
  •  (1) Despite any other Act or law, any information obtained by a public officer of the Canada Revenue Agency, the Department of Finance, the Department of Public Works and Government Services or the Department of Citizenship and Immigration for the purpose of the administration of this Act may be made available to a public officer of the Department of Employment and Social Development, the Canada Revenue Agency, the Department of Finance, the Department of Public Works and Government Services, the Department of Citizenship and Immigration or the Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions for the purpose of the administration of this Act.

  • Marginal note:Secondary release of information

    (2) Information obtained under this section shall not be made available to any other person or body unless the information is made available only for the same purpose and on any conditions that the Minister may specify.

  • 1997, c. 40, s. 88;
  • 2012, c. 19, s. 294;
  • 2013, c. 40, s. 237.
 
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