Release of Information

Release of Information

Effective Dates

April 25, 2005 - June 30, 2008

Policy Code

GC-13

General Information

On December 11, 2002, the Information and Privacy Commissioner notified the Board that the Board is not a 'public body' within the meaning of the ATIPP and therefore is not subject to the jurisdiction of the ATIPP or the Information and Privacy Commissioner. 

Subsection 93 (1) of the Act prohibits members of the Board and any employee of the Board from divulging or allowing to be divulged any information obtained in the administration of the Act, except in the performance of their duties or under the authority of the Board.

Purpose

The purpose of this policy is to ensure that the Board responds to requests for the release of information in an appropriate and timely manner and in accordance with its legal responsibilities. 

Access to Information

February 16, 2004 - April 25, 2005 | GC-13 | General and Corporate