2. This Act applies to the following public bodies if they employ 100 or more persons for a continuous period of six months in each of two consecutive years: (1) bodies the majority of whose members or directors are appointed by the Government or a minister or whose capital stock forms part of the domain of the State, except agencies to which section 92 of the Charter of human rights and freedoms (chapter C-12) applies;
(2) municipalities, urban communities, metropolitan communities, intermunicipal boards, intermunicipal transit authorities, public transit authorities, the Autorité régionale de transport métropolitain, the Réseau de transport métropolitain and any other municipal body whose board of directors is composed in the majority of elected municipal officers, except the Cree Nation Government and the Kativik Regional Government;
(3) school boards governed by the Education Act (chapter I-13.3), the Comité de gestion de la taxe scolaire de l’île de Montréal, institutions whose instructional program is the subject of an international agreement within the meaning of the Act respecting the Ministère des Relations internationales (chapter M-25.1.1), general and vocational colleges, institutions accredited for purposes of subsidies under the Act respecting private education (chapter E-9.1) and university level institutions listed in paragraphs 1 to 11 of section 1 of the Act respecting educational institutions at the university level (chapter E-14.1); (4) public institutions governed by the Act respecting health services and social services (chapter S-4.2), private institutions governed by that Act that operate with sums received from the Consolidated Revenue Fund and agencies referred to in that Act, except institutions and the agency referred to in Part IV.1 of that Act.
The Sûreté du Québec, with respect to its members, and persons appointed by the Government or a minister, together with the personnel they direct, are considered to be public bodies within the meaning of the first paragraph in the exercise of the functions assigned to them by law or by the Government or the minister.
2000, c. 45, s. 2; 2002, c. 75, s. 33; 2005, c. 32, s. 308; 2011, c. 16, s. 174; 2013, c. 19, s. 91; 2016, c. 8, s. 471.