Corrections and Conditional Release Act
179 (1) When informing the Commissioner, or the Commissioner and the Chairperson of the Parole Board of Canada, as the case may be, of a problem, the Correctional Investigator may make any recommendation that the Correctional Investigator considers appropriate.
Marginal note:Recommendations in relation to decision, recommendation, etc.
(2) In making recommendations in relation to a decision, recommendation, act or omission referred to in subsection 167(1), the Correctional Investigator may, without restricting the generality of subsection (1), recommend that
(a) reasons be given to explain why the decision or recommendation was made or the act or omission occurred;
(b) the decision, recommendation, act or omission be referred to the appropriate authority for further consideration;
(c) the decision or recommendation be cancelled or varied;
(d) the act or omission be rectified; or
(e) the law, practice or policy on which the decision, recommendation, act or omission was based be altered or reconsidered.
Marginal note:Recommendations not binding
(3) Neither the Commissioner nor the Chairperson of the Parole Board of Canada is bound to act on any finding or recommendation made under this section.
- 1992, c. 20, s. 179
- 2012, c. 1, s. 160
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