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Privacy protections

Liberal

  • Create a Digital Charter, overseen and enforced by a more powerful Privacy Commissioner.
  • Place new regulations for large digital companies, overseen by a newly-created Data Commissioner.

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Conservative

  • Ensure companies collecting electronic data from Canadians have plain language terms of use agreements.
  • Form an expert committee with industry leaders to define binding cyber security standards for critical infrastructure sectors and penalties for non-compliance.

NDP

Strengthen privacy protections by boosting the power of the Privacy Commissioner to make and enforce orders.

Green

  • Require the Communications Security Establishment & CSIS to get a warrant before intruding on Canadians' communications.
  • Increase powers of Privacy Commissioner.
  • Regulate Internet privacy protections. Regulate social media platforms to have only verifiable identities can publish.

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