Download the full February 2017 Bulletin, or use the links below to read individual articles online. In this issue: The Final Verdict to our Election Act Challenge: An Unusual Victory Many thanks to our pro bono lawyers BC Throne Speech has none of needed reforms for FOI and privacy FIPA weighs in on Privacy Act, PIPEDA reforms READ MORE
New year, new changes to the Board and Staff 2017 is well under way, and is shaping up to be another great year for FIPA. After our Special General Meeting that was held on November 16, 2016, we have a couple of changes to our board and staff. In January, our Program Director, Joyce Yan, joined 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.
Mark your calendars—the Special General Meeting is only one week away! Here, we will be voting in new directors to the board, and amending our current bylaws and constitution in compliance with the new BC Societies Act. At the SGM, members of the BC Freedom of Information and Privacy Association will be asked to vote READ MORE