Hospitals and similar organizations have not previously come under the Commissioner’s jurisdiction.
The Information and Privacy Commissioner may appoint an Assistant Commissioner for Personal Health Information to facilitate the processing of requests based on the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.
Note that this change does not come into effect until November 1, 2004.
Click here for a PDF copy of the bill, or click here (select 31 in the index) for the index history of the act.
to accomplish if you try this new procedure.
Santa does not exist!
"Written laws are like spider's webs;
they will catch, it is true, the weak and the poor,
but would be torn in pieces by the rich and powerful."
(Anacharsis--Scythian Philosopher...600 B.C.)