Anti-Personnel Mines Convention Implementation Act
Marginal note:Notice for disclosure of information
11 (1) The Minister may send a notice to any person who the Minister believes on reasonable grounds has information or documents relevant to the administration or enforcement of this Act, or information that Canada is required by Article 7 of the Convention to report to the Secretary-General of the United Nations, requesting the person to provide the information or documents to the Minister, or to such person as may be designated by the Minister, within a reasonable time specified in the notice.
Marginal note:Application for court order
(2) If a person objects to providing or fails to provide any requested document or information within the specified time, the Minister may apply to a judge of a superior court or the Federal Court?—Trial Division for an order requiring the person to provide it.
Marginal note:Notice of hearing
(3) The Minister shall give the person at least seven days notice of the hearing of the application.
(4) On hearing the application, the judge may order the person to provide the document or information if the judge concludes that, in the circumstances of the case, the production of the document or information is necessary to ensure Canada’s compliance with the Convention and that the public interest outweighs in importance the privacy interest of the person.
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