Not in force
13.1. Any payment to be made by or on behalf of a public body determined by the Minister and referred to in the second paragraph of section 14.1 to a person who is a debtor of a department, body or special fund referred to in the first paragraph of section 14.1 is subject to governmental compensation.
The Comptroller of Finance shall apply governmental compensation on behalf of the Minister.
The Comptroller, in accordance with the rules prescribed by the Minister, shall advise the public body which intends to make the payment, of the amount in respect of which he is applying governmental compensation and of the fact that such amount must be forwarded to the Minister to be paid into the consolidated revenue fund or, where applicable, into a special fund. He shall also advise the person entitled to the payment, of the compensation being applied.
Compensation shall be suspended where the claim is subject to an allocation procedure under Division IV of Chapter III of the Act respecting the Ministère du Revenu (chapter M-31) or to a compensation procedure applied by the department or body concerned, or where the payment susceptible of compensation belongs to a class determined by the Government.
This section applies notwithstanding section 33 of the Act respecting the Ministère du Revenu.