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Privacy Commish wants power to triage complaints and requests

News | 05/10/2021 6:42 pm EDT
Daniel Therrien, privacy commissioner of Canada, and Michael McEvoy, information and privacy commissioner for British Columbia, hold a joint news conference to release their report on the Cambridge Analytica scandal in Ottawa on Apr. 25, 2019./ Photo by Andrew Meade.

The Office of the Privacy Commissioner needs to be able to decide what to prioritize in the best interest of citizens as it deals with increased responsibilities under Bill-C-11, Privacy Commissioner Daniel Therrien told the House of Commons Ethics committee Monday.

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