44. A person designated to make an inspection may
(1) at any reasonable hour, enter the establishment or upon the property of the electric power carrier, of an entity described in section 85.3, of a distributor or of the reliability coordinator;
(2) examine and make copies of books, records, accounts, files and other documents relating to the supply, transmission, distribution, purchase, sale or consumption of energy or to the storage of natural gas; and
(3) require any information pertaining to the application of this Act, and the production of any related document.
Every person having custody, possession or control of such books, records, accounts, files or other documents shall, on request, give access to them to the designated person and facilitate his examination of them.
A designated person exercising powers under the first paragraph shall, on request, identify himself and show a document attesting his capacity.
1996, c. 61, s. 44; 2000, c. 22, s. 9; 2006, c. 46, s. 35; 2010, c. 8, s. 1.