5. Municipal bodies include
(1) a municipality, a metropolitan community, an intermunicipal board, a public transit authority and the Kativik Regional Government;
(2) any body declared by law to be the mandatary or agent of a municipality, and any body whose board of directors is composed in the majority of members of the council of a municipality;
(2.1) any body whose board of directors includes at least one elected municipal officer sitting on the board in that capacity and for which a municipality or a metropolitan community adopts or approves the budget or contributes more than half the financing;
(3) a mixed enterprise company established under the Act respecting mixed enterprise companies in the municipal sector (chapter S‐25.01) and a similar body established under a private Act, in particular the legal persons constituted under chapters 56, 61 and 69 of the statutes of 1994, chapter 84 of the statutes of 1995 and chapter 47 of the statutes of 2004. The James Bay Regional Administration and any delegate organization referred to in section 126.4 of the Municipal Powers Act (chapter C-47.1) are considered municipal bodies for the purposes of this Act.
However, the Union des municipalités du Québec and the Fédération québécoise des municipalités locales et régionales (FQM) are not municipal bodies.
1982, c. 30, s. 5; 1984, c. 42, s. 137; 1985, c. 32, s. 159; 1990, c. 57, s. 2; 1996, c. 2, s. 13; 1997, c. 41, s. 64; 1997, c. 44, s. 92; 1999, c. 40, s. 3; 2000, c. 56, s. 81; 2006, c. 22, s. 2; 2009, c. 26, s. 109; 2015, c. 8, s. 206; I.N. 2019-12-01.