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Statistics Act

Version of section 23 from 2002-12-31 to 2017-12-11:

Marginal note:Forms for statistical data

  •  (1) In lieu of or in addition to using agents or employees for the collection of statistics under this Act, the Minister may prescribe that a form be sent to a person from whom information authorized to be obtained under this Act is sought.

  • Marginal note:Return of forms

    (2) Subject to section 8, a person to whom a form is sent pursuant to subsection (1) shall answer the inquiries thereon and return the form and answers to Statistics Canada properly certified as accurate, not later than the time prescribed therefor by the Minister and indicated on the form or not later than such extended time as may be allowed in the discretion of the Minister.

  • 1970-71-72, c. 15, s. 22
  • 1980-81-82-83, c. 47, s. 41

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