In force: 2019-10-17
7. A certificate of live birth or stillbirth must be sent to the Minister within 8 days of the date of childbirth.
Where childbirth occurs in a facility maintained by a health and social services institution, the president and executive director or the executive director of the institution, as the case may be, must ensure that the certificate is sent to the Minister.
Where childbirth occurs elsewhere than in a facility maintained by a health and social services institution, the person responsible for completing the certificate under section 45 of the Public Health Act (chapter S-2.2) must send it to the Minister.
2019-012M.O. 2019-012, s. 7.