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Sex Offender Information Registration Act

Version of section 12 from 2004-12-15 to 2008-09-11:

Marginal note:Request for correction of information

  •  (1) A sex offender or a person served with a notice under section 490.021 of the Criminal Code may, at any time, ask a person who collects information at the registration centre that serves the area in which their main residence is located to correct any information relating to them that is registered in the database that they believe contains an error or omission.

  • Marginal note:Correction or notation

    (2) The person who collects information shall, without delay, ensure that

    • (a) information in the database is corrected if they are satisfied that the information contains an error or omission; or

    • (b) a notation is attached to the information in the database that reflects any correction that is requested but not made.

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