77. Where a professional in the field of health prosecuted under the Criminal Code (Revised Statutes of Canada, 1985, chapter C-46) is found guilty of an infraction or an indictable offence in connection with a claim made to the Board or paid by it, the Board shall, upon pronouncement of final judgment, issue a written order whereby that professional is considered to be a non-participating professional for a period of six months in the case of a first conviction and one year in the case of a subsequent conviction.
Such an order must indicate the date from which the professional is to be considered a non-participating professional and the period for which it applies. The Board must, by registered mail, send a copy of that order to the professional at the last address known to the Board and cause a notice thereof to be published in the Gazette officielle du Québec.
1970, c. 37, s. 62; 1974, c. 40, s. 17; 1979, c. 1, s. 49; 1981, c. 22, s. 29.