20. In addition to exercising the powers conferred upon it by this Act, the Conseil du trésor may prepare an information resource governance and management directive applicable to public bodies or to a category of public bodies.
Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, the directive may
(1) provide for rules to ensure the security of information resources, which includes the protection of personal and other confidential information;
(2) provide for measures to ensure coherence in government actions and to allow the pooling of information resource services and information assets, and determine management procedures;
(3) (paragraph repealed).
A directive requires the approval of the Government and is applicable from the date set in the directive. Once approved, a directive is binding on the public bodies concerned.
2011, c. 19, s. 20; 2017, c. 28, s. 1411.