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Statistics Act

Version of section 9 from 2017-12-12 to 2024-04-01:

Marginal note:No discrimination

  •  (1) The Governor in Council, the Minister and the Chief Statistician shall not, in the execution of the powers conferred by this Act, discriminate between individuals or companies to the prejudice of those individuals or companies.

  • Marginal note:Use of sampling methods

    (2) Despite any other provision of this Act, the Chief Statistician may authorize the use of sampling methods for the collection of statistics.

  • R.S., 1985, c. S-19, s. 9
  • 2017, c. 31, s. 5

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