Home Page News Briefs People Media Telecom Archives About Us GET FREE NEWS UPDATES
Advertising Subscribe Reuse & Permissions
The Hill Times Parliament Now The Lobby Monitor HTCareers

Canadian privacy watchdogs urge privacy laws for political parties

Briefs | 09/17/2018 2:01 pm EDT
Privacy Commissioner Daniel Therrien presents his annual report on Sept. 21, 2017. /Hill Times photo by Andrew Meade.

Canada’s federal, provincial and territorial privacy watchdogs collectively urged their own governments Monday to pass legislation placing political parties in Canada under privacy laws and independent oversight regimes in order to protect citizens’ data.

This content is available to wirereport.ca subscribers

Already a subscriber? Sign in here

Unlock all the Canadian telecom, broadcasting and digital media news you need.

Take a free trial or subscribe to The Wire Report now.

FREE TRIAL

Two weeks free access to thewirereport.ca and our exlusive newsletters.

Register for free

* Required

SUBSCRIBE

Unlimited access to thewirereport.ca and our exlusive newsletters.

Continue

* Required

Related Stories

Loblaws releases No Name mobile plans across Canada

Briefs | 04/15/2024 3:41 pm EDT

Grocery giant Loblaw Companies Ltd. is entering the mobile data market with the launch of its No Name Mobile product. Prepaid mobile SIM cards will be available at the company’s No Frills...

Wireless networks withstand effects of solar eclipse

Briefs | 04/09/2024 6:26 pm EDT

Canada’s four major wireless carriers experienced major upticks in usage during Monday’s solar eclipse, but they were prepared for the event. They took a victory lap when discussing the outcome....

Dufresne pledges to continue Therrien’s work as Privacy Commissioner

News | 06/13/2022 3:54 pm EDT

Incoming Privacy Commissioner Philippe Dufresne vowed to stay the course, following the example set by his predecessor Daniel Therrien.  Dufresne appeared before the House of Commons Committee on...

Reuse & Permissions

Unauthorized distribution, transmission, reuse or republication of any and all content is strictly prohibited. To discuss re-use of this material, please contact:

Customer Care, 613-688-8821 | subscriptions@hilltimes.com