40. A student who attends an educational institution situated in an outlying area, if the student is deemed to receive a contribution from his or her parents or sponsor and is not deemed to reside with his or her parents or sponsor within the meaning of section 31, is allocated expenses of $76 per month, up to $608 per year of allocation.
The expenses referred to in the first paragraph are also allocated to the student who attends an educational institution in Québec if the student’s parents or sponsor live in an outlying area.
The following administrative regions constitute outlying areas: Bas-Saint-Laurent (01), Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean (02), Abitibi-Témiscamingue (08), Côte-Nord (09) and Gaspésie–Îles-de-la-Madeleine (11) and the territory of Ville de La Tuque and the territories of the regional county municipalities of Antoine-Labelle, Pontiac and La Vallée-de-la-Gatineau.
O.C. 344-2004, s. 40; O.C. 698-2007, s. 13; O.C. 811-2008, s. 10; O.C. 1175-2009, s. 9; O.C. 971-2010, s. 10; O.C. 1009-2011, s. 12; O.C. 984-2013, s. 11; O.C. 627-2014, s. 16; O.C. 238-2015, s. 13; O.C. 301-2016, s. 12; O.C. 1086-2017, s. 1311; O.C. 108-2019, s. 121; O.C. 288-2020, s. 131.