Promotion of Access to Information Act, 2000 (Act No. 2 of 2000)
Part 4 : Appeals against Decisions
Chapter 1A : Complaints to Regulator
77C. Action on receipt of complaint
|(a)||investigate the complaint in the prescribed manner;|
|(b)||refer the complaint to the Enforcement Committee established in terms of section 50 of the Protection of Personal Information Act, 2013; or|
|(c)||decide, in accordance with section 77D, to take no action on the complaint or, as the case may be, require no further action in respect of the complaint.|
|(2)||During the investigation the Information Regulator may—|
|(a)||act, where appropriate, as conciliator in relation to such complaint in the prescribed manner; or|
|(b)||take such further action as is contemplated by this Chapter.|
|(3)||The Information Regulator must, as soon as is reasonably practicable, after receipt of a complaint, advise the complainant and the information officer or head of a private body, as the case may be, to whom the complaint relates of the course of action that the Information Regulator proposes to adopt under subsection (1).|
[Section 77C inserted by section 110 of Act No. 4 of 2013].
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