178. The Agence nationale d’encadrement du secteur financier may authorize an agency to collect the data and information contemplated in section 177 for it, and every insurer must furnish them to that agency on demand, in the indicated form.
This authorization shall not be granted, however, unless the agency has its main establishment in Québec, and keeps its records and books in Québec.
The agency so authorized is subject to the powers of investigation and inspection vested in the Agence nationale d’encadrement du secteur financier under the Act respecting insurance (chapter A-32).
The Agence nationale d’encadrement du secteur financier may designate the Groupement as an authorized agency under this section.
1977, c. 68, s. 178; 1982, c. 52, s. 51; 1989, c. 47, s. 5, s. 9; 2002, c. 45, s. 171.