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Copyright/Permission to Reproduce

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Materials on this Web site were produced and/or compiled by the Security Intelligence Review Committee (SIRC) for the purpose of providing Canadians with direct access to information about the programs and services offered by the Committee.

The material on this site is covered by the provisions of the Copyright Act, by Canadian laws, policies, regulations and international agreements. Such provisions serve to identify the information source and, in specific instances, to prohibit reproduction of materials without written permission.

No reproduction of the material on this site shall indicate that the Security Intelligence Review Committee is in any way responsible for the accuracy or reliability of the reproduction; nor shall any such reproduction indicate that it was made with the endorsement of, or in affiliation with, the Security Intelligence Review Committee.

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Official Languages

The Security Intelligence Review Committee respects the Official Languages Act and relevant Treasury Board policies, and is committed to ensuring all information on this site is available in both French and English. However, users should be aware that some information on external sites to which we link is available only in the language in which it was provided.

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