R-0.2 - Act respecting the determination of the causes and circumstances of death
2. The coroner’s function is to determine by means of an investigation or, as the case may be, an inquest,
(1) the identity of the deceased person;
(2) the date and place of death;
(3) the probable causes of death, that is, the disease, pathological condition, trauma or intoxications having caused, led to or contributed to the death;
(4) the circumstances of death.