11.10. In response to a request in writing from the Premier, the Minister responsible, or on the Ethics Commissioner’s own initiative, the Ethics Commissioner may conduct an inquiry to determine whether an office staff member has violated the rules of ethics.
Sections 92 to 96 and 101 of the Code of ethics and conduct of the Members of the National Assembly (chapter C-23.1) apply, with the necessary modifications.
The inquiry report of the Ethics Commissioner is sent to the staff member concerned, the Minister responsible and the Premier. If applicable, the Ethics Commissioner informs the person who submitted the request for an inquiry of the Ethics Commissioner’s findings.