Background Material

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Privacy Provisions Highlights
Background Document

Adjusting the Legal Framework for Electronic Commerce
Background Document

Speaking Notes for John Cannis M.P. (Scarborough Centre), Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Industry – Senate Amendments to Bill C-6

To the Senate Committee Studying Bill C-6
Speaking Notes for the Honourable John Manley, Minister of Industry
December 2, 1999

Presentation to the Industry Committee on Bill C-54, The Protection of Personal Information and Electronic Signatures Act
Speaking Notes for the Honourable John Manley, Minister of Industry
December 1, 1998

Guidance for the Health Sector: PIPEDA Awareness Raising Tools (PARTs)

The PIPEDA Awareness Raising Tools (PARTs) documents are currently under review.