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New privacy legislation mixed bag in terms of enforcement, experts say

News | 12/18/2020 1:24 pm EST
Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry Navdeep Bains holds a press conference in West Block to speak with reporters about the introduction of the proposed Digital Charter Implementation Act, 2020 on Nov. 17, 2020./ Photo by Andrew Meade.

When the federal government’s proposed new privacy legislation, Bill C-11, was announced in November, Innovation Minister Navdeep Bains billed it is an “important step” towards a system “founded on trust with clear rules and enforcement.”

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