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Consumer Reporting Act (amended)

BILL NO. 141

(as introduced)

2nd Session, 60th General Assembly
Nova Scotia
57 Elizabeth II, 2008



Private Member's Bill



Consumer Reporting Act
(amended)



Graham Steele
Halifax Fairview



First Reading: April 28, 2008

(Explanatory Note)

Second Reading:

Third Reading:

Explanatory Note

This Bill amends the Consumer Reporting Act to permit a consumer reporting agency to charge a reasonable fee for access by a consumer through the Internet to the consumer's own information.

An Act to Amend Chapter 93
of the Revised Statutes, 1989,
the Consumer Reporting Act

Be it enacted by the Governor and Assembly as follows:

1 Section 12 of Chapter 93 of the Revised Statutes, 1989, the Consumer Reporting Act, is amended by adding immediately after subsection (3) the following subsection:

(3A) The disclosures required by this Section may, at the request of the consumer, be made through the Internet upon the payment by the consumer of a reasonable fee.


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