Third Session, Thirty-Eighth Legislature
This version is based on the printed bill that was distributed in the Legislature after First Reading. It is not the official version. If accuracy is critical, you can obtain a copy of the printed bill from Statutory Publications.
THE PERSONAL INVESTIGATIONS AMENDMENT ACT
(Assented to )
HER MAJESTY, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba, enacts as follows:
Section 1 of the English version is amended
(a) in the definition "personal reporter", by striking out "his" and substituting "the employee's"; and
Subsection 3(1) is amended
(a) by replacing the section heading with "Consent required";
(b) in clause (a),
(i) by striking out "express written", and
(ii) by adding ", provided in accordance with the regulations" after "investigation"; and
Clause 4(b) is replaced with the following:
(b) information about any bankruptcy of the subject if the personal report is made more than six years after the date of the discharge in bankruptcy, unless the subject has been bankrupt more than once; or
Subsection 7(1) of the English version is amended
(a) in the part before clause (a), by striking out "he" and substituting "the subject"; and
Section 9 is replaced with the following:
A person who has the right to obtain information under section 7 or 8 or under this section may obtain the information
(a) by personally attending at the office of the user or the personal reporting agency, accompanied by a witness if the person so wishes, and identifying himself or herself; or
Section 12 of the English version is amended
(a) in the part before clause (a), by striking out "he" and substituting ", the subject"; and
Section 20 is amended
(a) by adding the following after clause (c):
(c.1) respecting consents under this Act;
(b) in the English version of clause (e), by striking out "he" and substituting "the Lieutenant Governor in Council".
This Act, except section 3, comes into force on the day it receives royal assent.
Section 3 comes into force on a day to be fixed by proclamation.