Legal Services

If you are a member in good standing of the ACDQ, our lawyer, who is assisted by a paralegal, will answer your questions about labour and disciplinary laws and regulations as well as  the agreement with the MSSS concerning health insurance. He will advise you on your relations with patients, employees and the RAMQ.

Laws, Regulations and Agreements

MSSS-ACDQ agreements administered by the RAMQ (French only) (Manuel des dentistes)
• Disputes regarding their interpretation or application

Health Insurance Act (CQLR, c. A-29)

An Act respecting health services and social services (CQLR, c. S-4.2)

Dental Act (CQLR, c. D-3)

Professional Code (CQLR, c. C-26)

Code of Ethics of Dentists (CQLR, c. D-3, r.4)

ODQ Regulations
• Regulation respecting the keeping of dental offices and records and the cessation of practice of a member of the Ordre des dentistes du Québec (ODQ) (French only) (CQLR, c. D-3, r.16)
• Regulation respecting certain acts that may be performed by dental hygienists (CQLR, c. D-3, r.3)
• Regulation respecting the professional inspection committee of dentists (French only) (CQLR, c. D-3, r.6)

An Act respecting labour standards (CQLR, c. N-1.1)
• Steps leading to dismissal
• Maternity leave
• Job elimination
• Sick leave

An Act respecting occupational health and safety (CQLR, c. S-2.1)
• Preventive withdrawal

An Act respecting industrial accidents and occupational diseases (CQLR, c. A-3.001)
• Management of CNESST file


• General informations

Legal Services
Phone: 514 282‑1425 or 1 800 361‑3794
Fax : 514 282‑0255