section 25.4(2)

SECTION WORDING

25.4(2) The competent authority may authorize the senior official not to notify the person under subsection (1) until the competent authority is of the opinion that notification would not (a) compromise or hinder an ongoing investigation of an offence under an Act of Parliament; (b) compromise the identity of a public officer acting in an undercover capacity, of a confidential informant or of a person acting covertly under the direction and control of a public officer; (c) endanger the life or safety of any person; (d) prejudice a legal proceeding; or (e) otherwise be contrary to the public interest.