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Jamaica – Standards – Protection – Immunity

Jamaica – Standards – Protection – Immunity

15. (1) This section applies notwithstanding any duty of secrecy or confidentiality or other prohibition of or restriction on the disclosure of information under any enactment, rule of law, contract or practice.

(2) A person who makes a protected disclosure, or receives, investigates or otherwise deals with a protected disclosure, shall not be liable in any civil or criminal proceeding or to any disciplinary proceeding by reason of having made, received, investigated or otherwise dealt with that disclosure in accordance with this Act.

Referenced Legislation: Protected Disclosures Act (2011)

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