118. Whenever a person being transported or the person’s representative is unable to provide the information at the time of transportation, the institution concerned must, notwithstanding section 19 of the Act respecting health services and social services (chapter S-4.2), furnish to the person responsible for completing a declaration of transportation the following information respecting the person transported if it has the information in its possession : the name, address, age and health insurance number of the person and, where applicable, the name and address of the person’s military unit, the person’s veteran’s number, the name and number of the person’s Indian band and the person’s recipient number for the purposes of a last resort financial assistance program provided for in the Act respecting income support, employment assistance and social solidarity (chapter S-32.001).
The information thus obtained may not be used for purposes other than obtaining payment for the transportation provided and fixing the remuneration or amount payable to the person providing the transportation service.
In addition, the Minister may, for the purposes of statistics or for planning transportation services, require information on any transportation made, from any person having possession of such information. No information may be transmitted that would allow the persons transported to be identified.