Assemblée Législative de la Nouvelle-Écosse

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21 septembre 2017

Projet de loi no 76

Personal Health Information Act (amended)

An Act to Amend Chapter 41 of the Acts of 2010, the Personal Health Information Act

Déposé par :
L'honorable Maureen MacDonald
Minister of Health and Wellness

Première lecture
Débats en deuxième lecture
Adoption en deuxième lecture
Comité des modifications des lois
    Date(s) de réunion 7 mai 2012
    Rapport à la Chambre
Comité plénier
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Sanction royale
Prise d'effet 17 mai 2012
2012 Statutes, Chapter 31

Note explicative (en anglais seulement)

Clause 1 amends the Personal Health Information Act to

(a) remove a reference to the Minister of Health Promotion and Protection; and

(b) change the definition of the Minister to the Minister of Health and Wellness.

Clause 2 limits the use and disclosure of personal health information.

Clause 3 removes references to the Minister of Health Promotion and Protection.

Clause 4 provides authority for the Minister to use information collected for the purpose of creating or maintaining an electronic health record.

Clause 5 removes references to the Minister of Health Promotion and Protection.

Clause 6 removes a redundant provision and makes a minor related amendment.

Clause 7 corrects a cross-reference.

Clause 8 removes a reference to the Minister of Health Promotion and Protection.

Clauses 9 and 10 require written notice of refusal if a request for a correction to personal health information is refused for a reason set out in subsection 87(2) of the Act.

Clause 11 changes a reference to the Minister to the Minister of Justice.

Clause 12 corrects two cross-references.