Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner
August 29, 2019

Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner – Report A-2019-022 Released

The Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner has released Report A-2019-022 under authority of the Access to Information and Protection of Privacy Act, 2015. A summary of the Report is included below.

To view the Report in its entirety, please go to www.oipc.nl.ca/reports/commissioner

Report:A-2019-022
Report Date: August 27, 2019
Public Body:Department of Health and Community Services
Summary: The Department of Health and Community Services (the “Department”) received two access requests for information relating to Tamper Resistant Prescription Pads. The Department provided records with minimal redactions based on section 30 (Legal Advice) of the Access to Information and Protection of Privacy Act, 2015. The Complainant was not satisfied with the Department’s response as he believed that not all information had been provided. The Director of Research and Quality Assurance determined that the Department had conducted a reasonable search and had fulfilled its duty to assist the Complainant.

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