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Employment Insurance Act

Version of section 127 from 2003-01-01 to 2005-10-04:

Marginal note:Confidential information

  •  (1) The following information shall be made available only to the Commission and the employees of the Department of Human Resources Development in the course of their employment and such other persons as the Minister considers advisable:

    • (a) any information obtained by the Commission or the Department from any person under this Act or the regulations; and

    • (b) any information prepared from information described in paragraph (a).

  • Marginal note:Witnesses not compellable

    (2) The Commission, the Department and the employees of the Department mentioned in this section are not compellable to answer questions concerning the information, or to produce records or other documents containing the information, as evidence in any proceedings not directly concerned with the enforcement or interpretation of this Act or the regulations.

  • 1996, c. 23, ss. 127, 189

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