7.1. A person referred to in section 5 of the Act who settles in Québec for the first time or who returns to settle in Québec shall not be entitled to the measures in section 7 until the person has been in Québec for a period of 183 days or more during the twelve-month period following the date on which the person becomes a resident of Québec.
However, the first paragraph shall not apply
(1) to a person referred to in subparagraph 9 of the first paragraph of section 7 who leaves Québec to reside abroad temporarily;
(2) to a person referred to in section 4.1;
(3) to a child born or adopted in Québec or born outside Québec and whose parent with whom the child lives on a permanent basis is a resident of Québec when the child is born or adopted; and
(4) to a child born outside Québec of a parent who ceased to be a resident of Québec under the first paragraph of section 6.
O.C. 67-94, s. 6; O.C. 552-2001, s. 7.