30. The Minister may, upon the recommendation of the bureau, entrust a person with making an inquiry into any matter in connection with the administration or operation of a day care centre, nursery school, stop over centre or home day care agency.
The person designated under this section has, for the purposes of inquiry, the powers and immunity of a commissioner appointed under the Act respecting public inquiry commissions (chapter C-37), except the power to impose imprisonment.
When an inquiry is ordered under this section, the Minister may suspend the powers of the permit holder and appoint an administrator to exercise them for the duration of the inquiry.
1979, c. 85, s. 30; 1996, c. 16, s. 29.