A-2.1 - Act respecting Access to documents held by public bodies and the Protection of personal information

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159.1. Every person who knowingly
(1)  gives access to a document to a person who does not have a right of access to it under a provision of an Act which applies notwithstanding a provision of this Act,
(2)  informs a person of the existence of information he does not have the right to be informed of under a provision of an Act which applies notwithstanding a provision of this Act, or
(3)  communicates information to a person who is not a person who may take communication of it under a provision of an Act which applies notwithstanding a provision of this Act
is guilty of an offence and is liable to a fine of $200 to $1,000 and, in a case of a second or subsequent conviction, to a fine of $500 to $2,500.
1987, c. 68, s. 13; 1990, c. 4, s. 24.
159.1. Every person who knowingly
(1)  gives access to a document to a person who does not have a right of access to it under a provision of an Act which applies notwithstanding a provision of this Act,
(2)  informs a person of the existence of information he does not have the right to be informed of under a provision of an Act which applies notwithstanding a provision of this Act, or
(3)  communicates information to a person who is not a person who may take communication of it under a provision of an Act which applies notwithstanding a provision of this Act
is guilty of an offence and liable, in addition to costs, to a fine of $200 to $1 000 and, for each subsequent offence within two years, to a fine of $500 to $2 500.
1987, c. 68, s. 13.