(1) The Minister is
have information in the possession of the Corporation; and
where the information is in or on a document, to have, and make and retain
copies of, that document.
(2) For the purposes
of subsection (1) the Minister may —
request the Corporation to furnish information to the Minister;
request the Corporation to give the Minister access to information;
the purposes of paragraph (b) make use of the staff and facilities of the
Corporation to obtain the information and furnish it to the Minister.
(3) The Corporation
shall comply with a request under subsection (2) and make its staff and
facilities available to the Minister for the purposes of paragraph (c) of
(4) In this
document includes any tape, disc or other device
or medium on which information is recorded or stored mechanically,
photographically, electronically or otherwise;
information means information specified, or of a
description specified, by the Minister that relates to the functions or powers
of the Corporation.
[Section 38 inserted by No. 11 of 1995