4. The Secretary General is authorized to sign, for his or her sector of activity,
(1) calls for tenders and supply or services contracts for $50,000 or less, except those related to telecommunications and information technologies; and
(2) agreements for $50,000 or less entered into under section 10 of the Act respecting the Ministère de la Famille, des Aînés et de la Condition féminine (chapter M-17.2);
The Secretary General is also authorized, for the whole department, to certify as true any document or any copy of a document originating from the department or forming part of its archives.