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Information & Privacy Commissioner comments on open data portal

Jun 26, 2019

The Information and Privacy Commissioner for Yukon says yesterday’s launch of the Yukon government’s first open data portal is a step in the right direction.

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2018 Annual Reports Point to Accomplishments, Challenges & Need for Change

Apr 29, 2019

Yukon Ombudsman, Information and Privacy Commissioner, and Public Interest Disclosure Commissioner reports on increased workload & complex investigations

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IPC finds inadequate security & unauthorized disclosure of employee personal information by the Public Service Commission

Jan 29, 2019

IPC finds PSC disclosed the personal information of thousands of Yukon government employees and other public sector employees, contrary to the requirements of the ATIPP Act.

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News Release: IPC affirms government authority to refuse access to records containing Cabinet confidence and policy advice

Jan 22, 2019

IPC finds the Department of Community Services was wrong to refuse access to some information responsive to an access request

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News Release: IPC and YHC at odds over the disclosure of health care information

Jan 15, 2019

IPC finds the Yukon Hospital Corporation failed to follow the rules set out in HIPMA. She found that the disclosure of the health care records was not authorized under HIPMA.

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News Release: Over-collection of personal information by Insured Health

Dec 13, 2018

IPC finds Insured Health and Hearing Services over-collected health information for the purpose of physician billing

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News Release: Bill 24 ATIPP Act

Oct 09, 2018

IPC has concerns about the new ATIPP Act

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Yukon Information and Privacy Commissioner issues reminder to custodians about duty to audit

Aug 21, 2018

Diane McLeod-McKay is taking steps to ensure custodians under HIPMA remember their audit obligations

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News Release: City Council looking at enlisting drones to ease the burden of bylaw enforcement

Jul 25, 2018

Information and Privacy Commissioner cautions potential use of privacy invasive technology

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News Release: Students learn to protect their privacy and their online reputation

Jun 08, 2018

Information & Privacy Commissioner visits elementary schools to reinforce privacy messages

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