On January 18, 2017 FIPA filed a complaint with the Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner of BC relating to the BC Ministry of Finance’s failure to locate and provide records on Mark Carney’s speech on Vancouver’s real estate market in 2011. The Ministry’s response was due January 10, 2017, but it was delayed until January READ MORE
The Federal Government has asked Canadians for their thoughts on Canada’s national security framework. The deadline for submissions is December 15, 2016. See our responses to the questionnaire here.
For those that missed it, BC FIPA celebrated this year’s Right to Know Week by hosting not one but two great and informative events! We hosted our 6th BC Information Summit on September 22. This year’s theme was From Trickle to Tide: Preparing for Wave of Transparency, and featured great keynote addresses by both the READ MORE
Download the full August 2015 Bulletin, or use the links below to read individual articles online. In this issue: Supreme Court of Canada hears FIPA’s Election Act challenge FIPA events update FIPA’s inaugural 25th Anniversary Leadership Award Recipient Privacy Act and C-51 consultations Revised bylaws and SGM Find more issues of the Bulletin here.