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Version of section 31 from 2017-12-12 to 2022-07-25:


Marginal note:False or unlawful information

 Every person is guilty of an offence and liable on summary conviction to a fine of not more than $500 who, without lawful excuse,

  • (a) refuses or neglects, following a request for information under this Act,

    • (i) to provide any requested information to the best of their knowledge and belief, or

    • (ii) to provide any requested information when and as required under this Act; or

  • (b) knowingly gives false or misleading information or practises any other deception under this Act.

  • R.S., 1985, c. S-19, s. 31
  • 2017, c. 31, s. 15
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