Tag: resource

November 2, 2017 - Sherri Fowler, Analyst

Webinar: Modern Age Severing Made A Lot Easier

I am pleased to share with you our latest webinar Modern Age Severing Made A Lot Easier.  This webinar will take a look at severing under The Freedom of Information and Privacy Act, The Local Authority Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act and The Health Information Protection Act. It touches briefly on manual... read more

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September 15, 2017 - Ron Kruzeniski, Information and Privacy Commissioner

NOTICE: Change of Practice – Index of Records

As of November 1, 2017, when withheld records are subject to a review, this office will be requesting an index of records from the public body and will provide a copy to the applicant upon receipt (except when subsection 7(4) is invoked). Staff of the IPC will call you regarding the submission and will respect... read more

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August 11, 2017 - Sharon Young, Analyst

LA FOIP, Municipalities and Cities

Access to information under LA FOIP One of the purposes of The Local Authority Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (LA FOIP) is to ensure that local authorities are transparent and accountable to the public. One way of facilitating transparency and accountability is to provide individuals with the right to access records in... read more

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June 21, 2017 - Sherri Fowler, Analyst

Severing

When responding to access to information requests under The Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FOIP), The Local Authority Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (LA FOIP) and The Health Information Protection Act (HIPA), there may be circumstances where information is exempt from release under mandatory or discretionary exemptions.  However, each... read more

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