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What does SIRC stand for?

SIRC stands for Security Intelligence Review Committee (Canada)

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Most of the early praise for Canadian reform surrounded the Security Intelligence Review Committee (SIRC), which is an independent arms-length committee of Privy Councilors appointed by the Prime Minister on the advice of the other parties in Parliament with a mandate to review the activities and procedures of CSIS, to evaluate its effectiveness and to report on its adherence to the terms of its mandate.
In Canada, three mechanisms for the review of matters of national security exist in addition to the work done by the Auditor General: they are the Security Intelligence Review Committee (SIRC), the Inspector General of the Canadian Security Intelligence Service, and the Commissioner of the Communications Security Establishment.