68. An officer who does not satisfy the definition of disability after the first 104 weeks following the beginning of the disability must accept a position offered to him by an employer in his administrative region or by an employer in another administrative region located less than 50 km by road from his home base and his residence, except during the period where he has submitted his disagreement to the insurer or to a medical arbitration court, or if the position involves a weekly work load that is less than that of the position he held at the beginning of his disability.
An officer reassigned to another position in accordance with the first paragraph shall receive the salary for that position and is governed, subject to section 32, by the provisions applicable to that position.
Premiums and contributions to the group insurance plans and retirement plans shall be established on the basis of the new salary.
If the officer refuses the position offered, the employer may terminate his employment 15 days after sending him a notice of intention. A copy of the notice shall be sent to the sectorial committee mentioned in section 63. During this period, the employer shall allow the sectorial committee to make any intervention that may be necessary pursuant to section 64.
O.C. 1218-96, s. 68; T.B. 196312, s. 42; M.O. 2011-019, s. 22.