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House Government Bill
38th Parliament, 1st Session
October 4, 2004 - November 29, 2005
Text of the Bill
C-11
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An Act to establish a procedure for the disclosure of wrongdoings in the public sector, including the protection of persons who disclose the wrongdoings
Short Title
Public Servants Disclosure Protection Act
Statute of Canada
2005, c. 46
Last Stage Completed
Royal Assent (2005-11-25)
Progress: Royal Assent
 
Further Reading
Reading List
  • Blowing the whistle. Gordon, Sheldon. National, 13:22-9, Nov. 2004
  • Build an ethical organizational culture before the whistle blows. Dempsey, Alison L. Law now, 29:9-10, Feb./Mar. 2005
  • Independent inquiry needed into firing of whistleblowers. Eggertson, Laura. CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association journal, 171:438, Aug. 31, 2004
  • La voix de la dénonciation. Gualtieri, Joanna. CA magazine, 137:43-5, août 2004
  • Le Bureau de l'intégrité de la fonction publique. Keyserlingk, Edward W. Revue parlementaire canadienne, 25:37-9, hiver 2002/2003
  • Les arguments en faveur d'une loi sur la dénonciation dans la fonction publique. Kinsella, Nöel A. Revue parlementaire canadienne, 24:10-12, été 2001
  • Parliamentary privilege and members' sources of information. Attwood, Julie. Australasian parliamentary review, 17:87-96, Spring 2002
  • Public service waits for new whistleblower protection office. O'Malley, Kady. The Hill Times, no. 798:13, Aug. 1, 2005
  • Safe disclosure. Dionisi, Sandra. CA magazine, 136:20, 22-5 ff, Oct. 2003
  • The case of whistle-blowing legislation in Canada. Kinsella, Nöel A. Canadian parliamentary review, 24:8-10, Summer 2001
  • The Public Service Integrity Officer. Keyserlingk, Edward W. Canadian parliamentary review, 25:32-4, Winter 2002/2003
  • Watching out for whistle-blowers. Marron, Kevin. Canadian lawyer, 29:42-5, Nov./Dec. 2005
  • Whistleblower protection needed in Canada: advocates. Lenzner, Jeanne. CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association journal, 171:439, Aug. 31, 2004
  • Whistleblowers : all truth is good, but not all truth is good to say. Bowal, Peter. Law now, 27:32-4, June/July 2003
  • Whistling in the wind. Cohen, Lynne. Canadian lawyer, 27:35-41, Nov./Dec. 2003
Party Press Releases
Related Links
  • A Comparative International Analysis of Regimes for the Disclosure of Wrongdoing ("Whistleblowing"), (Public Service Integrity Office)
  • Backgrounder: Glossary - Proposed Public Servants Disclosure Protection Act (Public Service Human Resources Management Agency of Canada)
  • Backgrounder: Proposed Public Servants Disclosure Protection Act (Public Service Human Resources Management Agency of Canada)
  • Backgrounder: Proposed Public Servants Disclosure Protection Act: A Chronology (Public Service Human Resources Management Agency of Canada)
  • "Canada needs a law and an independent commissioner to protect whistleblowers" (Policy Options, October 2004)
  • Frequently Asked Questions - Proposed Public Servants Disclosure Protection Act (Public Service Human Resources Management Agency of Canada)
  • Proposed whistleblower bill forecasts new role for Public Service Commission President (Public Service Commission of Canada)
  • Public Service Integrity Office
  • Three Whistleblower Protection Models: A Comparative Analysis of Whistleblower Legislation in Australia, the United States and the United Kingdom (Public Service Commission of Canada)
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