Government of Canada Reintroduces Anti-spam Legislation
The Government of Canada reintroduced the Fighting Internet and Wireless Spam Act (FISA) in the House of Commons on May 25, 2010. The draft legislation reflects the bill that was passed by the House of Commons unanimously in the last session of Parliament.
FISA is a critical element of the development of a digital economy strategy. Minister Clement has highlighted the significance of anti-spam legislation in this regard. Further information about FISA, including the related news release, summary, backgrounder, and questions and answers are available here. The bill will be available soon on the Parliament of Canada website.
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