1. The rules provided for in Division 2 apply to the determination of the amount of the sum a local municipality is required to pay for a municipal fiscal year, hereinafter called “fiscal year in question”, as an annual contribution to the organization benefiting from that contribution, if, at the time of the adoption of the budget of the body making the contribution for the fiscal year in question, there is no by-law in force establishing other rules for the same purpose.
For the purposes of the first paragraph,
(1) “organization benefiting from the contribution” means any local development centre established under the Act respecting the Ministère du Développement économique, de l’Innovation et de l’Exportation (chapter M-30.01) serving the territory of the body making the contribution;
(2) “body making the contribution” means the regional county municipality whose territory includes that of the local municipality, or the latter if its territory is not included in that of any regional county municipality.
O.C. 1483-97, s. 1; O.C. 1291-98, s. 1.