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Security of Canada Information Disclosure Act

Version of section 5 from 2015-08-01 to 2019-06-20:

Marginal note:Disclosure of information

  •  (1) Subject to any provision of any other Act of Parliament, or of any regulation made under such an Act, that prohibits or restricts the disclosure of information, a Government of Canada institution may, on its own initiative or on request, disclose information to the head of a recipient Government of Canada institution whose title is listed in Schedule 3, or their delegate, if the information is relevant to the recipient institution’s jurisdiction or responsibilities under an Act of Parliament or another lawful authority in respect of activities that undermine the security of Canada, including in respect of their detection, identification, analysis, prevention, investigation or disruption.

  • Marginal note:Further disclosure under subsection (1)

    (2) Information received under subsection (1) may be further disclosed under that subsection.

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