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Telecommunications Act

Version of section 66 from 2002-12-31 to 2004-12-14:

Marginal note:Business documents

  •  (1) In proceedings under this Act, a document purporting to have been issued by a Canadian carrier or by an agent of a Canadian carrier is admissible in evidence against the carrier without proof of the issuance of the document by the carrier or the authenticity of its contents.

  • Marginal note:Ministerial or Commission documents

    (2) A document appearing to be signed by the Minister, the Chairperson of the Commission or the secretary to the Commission is evidence of the official character of the person appearing to have signed it and, in the case of the Chairperson or secretary, of its issuance by the Commission, and if the document appears to be a copy of a decision or report, it is evidence of its contents.

  • Marginal note:Copies

    (3) A copy of a document submitted to the Commission and appearing to be certified as a true copy by the secretary to the Commission is, without proof of the secretary’s signature, evidence of the original, of its submission to the Commission, of the date of its submission and of the signature of any person appearing to have signed it.

  • Marginal note:Certificate

    (4) A certificate appearing to be signed by the secretary to the Commission and bearing the Commission’s seal is evidence of its contents without proof of the signature.

  • 1993, c. 38, s. 66
  • 2001, c. 34, s. 32(E)

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