27. The Comité shall keep, in accordance with the terms and conditions fixed by regulation, a master file of the information communicated to it. Such file shall be for the exclusive use of the Comité.
However, the president or the vice-president of the Comité may allow such information to be available for the purposes of study, research and statistics, provided that the anonymity of the children concerned and their parents is preserved.
The name of a child and that of his parents must be struck off the file on the child’s reaching twenty-one years of age, at the latest.