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Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (amended)

BILL NO. 192

(as introduced)

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



Private Member's Bill



Freedom of Information and
Protection of Privacy Act
(amended)



Bill Estabrooks
Timberlea-Prospect



First Reading: October 30, 2008

(Explanatory Note)

Second Reading:

Third Reading:

Explanatory Note

This Bill changes the application fee for obtaining access to a record under the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act from $25 to $5.

An Act to Amend Chapter 5
of the Acts of 1993,
the Freedom of Information
and Protection of Privacy Act

Be it enacted by the Governor and Assembly as follows:

1 Subsection 11(1) of Chapter 5 of the Acts of 1993, the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, is repealed and the following subsection substituted:

(1) An applicant who makes a request for access to a record pursuant to subsection (1) of Section 6 shall pay to the public body an application fee in the amount of five dollars.


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