P-31.1 - Act respecting the Health and Social Services Ombudsman

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35. Notwithstanding any inconsistent legal provision, the Health Services Ombudsman, a mandatary of the Ombudsman within the meaning of section 5 or a member of the Ombudsman’s personnel exercising the powers of the Ombudsman may not be compelled to make a deposition in a judicial proceeding or a proceeding before a person or body exercising adjudicative functions concerning any confidential information obtained in the exercise of their functions, or to produce a document containing such information, except to confirm its confidential nature.
2001, c. 43, s. 35.