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Abrogation of privilege against self-incrimination

87 Abrogation of privilege against self-incrimination

(1) A person is not excused from providing information or a document under section 86 on the ground that the information or document may tend to incriminate the person or expose the person to a penalty.
(2) Subsection (1) applies only if the information or document is required to be provided for the purposes of an investigation of whether a provision of this Act or the regulations or the rules has been contravened.
(3) However, the information or a document provided by an individual is not admissible as evidence against that individual in civil or criminal proceedings other than proceedings arising out of the false or misleading nature of the information or document.

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