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In compliance with the Act respecting access to documents held by public bodies and the protection of personal information, the department or agency that requests personal information from you must make sure of the need to gather this information (section 64), identify itself and inform you (excerpt from section 65):
If you choose to send us personal information by completing a form on the Site of the Premier of Québec, we will only use the information needed to reply to your message. Electronic messages are treated with the same confidentiality measures as regular mail. The personal information transmitted is not conveyed to another government agency, unless your request is addressed to that agency or the transmission of the information is required by law. In no case is the information used to draw up user profiles or conveyed to private organizations.
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Last update: September 19, 2012
Online as of: July 14, 2006