BANK OF GHANA ACT - 2002 (ACT 612)

    Section - 56 - Request for research Information

    (1) For the effective conduct of research, the Bank may request from an institution or a person information relating to money or banking, balance of payments and any other subjects that the Board may direct.

    (2) Information received under subsection (1) shall be treated with the utmost confidence.

    (3) A publication for statistical purpose or information obtained under subsection (1) shall not include personal data.

    (4) A person who fails to supply information requested under subsection (1) commits an offence and is liable on summary conviction to a fine not exceeding 500 penalty units or to imprisonment for a term not exceeding 2 years or both and where the offence is continued after conviction, to a further fine not exceeding 50 penalty units for every day on which the offence is continued.