I-13.3, r. 8 - Basic school regulation for preschool, elementary and secondary education
23.2. A school board may, to the extent and on the conditions the Minister determines, exempt the following students from the application of section 22, 23 or 23.1:
(1) students with moderate to severe intellectual handicaps, within the meaning of section 1 of Schedule II;
(2) students with profound intellectual handicaps, within the meaning of section 2 of Schedule II;
(3) students receiving welcoming services and assistance in learning French or students receiving home or hospital instruction.