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Privacy Act (R.S.C., 1985, c. P-21)

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Act current to 2019-07-01 and last amended on 2019-06-21. Previous Versions

AMENDMENTS NOT IN FORCE

  • — 2002, c. 7, s. 227

    • 1994, c. 43, s. 91

      227 The schedule to the Privacy Act is amended by striking out the following under the heading “Other Government Institutions”:

      • Yukon Surface Rights Board

        Office des droits de surface du Yukon

  • — 2013, c. 25, s. 23, as amended by 2014, c. 1, s. 20(6), 2017, c. 32, s. 19(6)

    • 23 Subsection 8(7) of the Privacy Act is amended by striking out “or” at the end of paragraph (h), by adding “or’’ at the end of paragraph (i) and by adding the following after paragraph (i):

  • — 2019, c. 10, s. 204

    • 204 The schedule to the Privacy Act is amended by adding the following in alphabetical order under the heading “Other Government Institutions”:

      • Canadian Accessibility Standards Development Organization

        Organisation canadienne d’élaboration de normes d’accessibilité

  • — 2019, c. 13, s. 37.1

    • 37.1 Section 37 of the Privacy Act is amended by adding the following after subsection (4):

      • Coordination with Review Agency

        (5) The Privacy Commissioner may coordinate his or her activities under subsection (1) with those of the National Security and Intelligence Review Agency under any of paragraphs 8(1)(a) to (c) of the National Security and Intelligence Review Agency Act to avoid any unnecessary duplication of work.

  • — 2019, c. 13, s. 37.2

    • 37.2 Section 64 of the Act is amended by adding the following after subsection (2):

      • Provision of information

        (3) The Privacy Commissioner may disclose or may authorize any person acting on behalf or under the direction of the Commissioner to disclose — to the extent that the Commissioner or the authorized person, as the case may be, considers necessary for the purpose of subsection 37(5) — information concerning the Commissioner’s activities under subsection 37(1) to the National Security and Intelligence Review Agency.

  • — 2019, c. 13, s. 38

    • 38 The schedule to the Act is amended by deleting, under the heading “Other Government Institutions”, the reference to

      • Security Intelligence Review Committee

        Comité de surveillance des activités de renseignement de sécurité

  • — 2019, c. 13, s. 39

    • 39 The schedule to the Act is amended by adding, in alphabetical order under the heading “Other Government Institutions”, a reference to

      • National Security and Intelligence Review Agency Secretariat

        Secrétariat de l’Office de surveillance des activités en matière de sécurité nationale et de renseignement

  • — 2019, c. 13, s. 71

    • 71 The schedule to the Privacy Act is amended by adding the following in alphabetical order under the heading “Other Government Institutions”:

      • Office of the Intelligence Commissioner

        Bureau du commissaire au renseignement

  • — 2019, c. 13, s. 82

  • — 2019, c. 28, s. 143

    • 1992, c. 37, s. 78

      143 The schedule to the Privacy Act is amended by striking out the following under the heading “Other Government Institutions”:

      • Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency

        Agence canadienne d’évaluation environnementale

      • National Energy Board

        Office national de l’énergie

  • — 2019, c. 28, s. 144

    • 144 The schedule to the Act is amended by adding the following, in alphabetical order, under the heading “Other Government Institutions”:

      • Canadian Energy Regulator

        Régie canadienne de l’énergie

      • Impact Assessment Agency of Canada

        Agence canadienne d’évaluation d’impact

  • — 2019, c. 29, s. 299

    • 299 The schedule to the Privacy Act is amended by adding the following in alphabetical order under the heading “Other Government Institutions”:

      • College of Immigration and Citizenship Consultants

        Collège des consultants en immigration et en citoyenneté

  • — 2019, c. 29, s. 359

    • 359 The schedule to the Privacy Act is amended by striking out the following under the heading “Departments and Ministries of State”:

      • Department of Indian Affairs and Northern Development

        Ministère des Affaires indiennes et du Nord canadien

  • — 2019, c. 29, s. 360

    • 360 The schedule to the Act is amended by adding the following in alphabetical order under the heading “Departments and Ministries of State”:

      • Department of Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs

        Ministère des Relations Couronne-Autochtones et des Affaires du Nord

      • Department of Indigenous Services

        Ministère des Services aux Autochtones

  • — 2019, c. 29, s. 361

    • SOR/2017-258, s. 1

      361 The schedule to the Act is amended by striking out the following under the heading “Other Government Institutions”:

      • Department of Indigenous Services Canada

        Ministère des Services aux Autochtones Canada

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