111.20. The Commission may file or, at the request of an interested party, authorize the filing of true copy of an order made under section 111.0.19, 111.17 or 111.18 or, where applicable, of an undertaking made under section 111.19 at the office of the clerk of the Superior Court of the district of Montréal, where the public service or the body involved is situated in the districts of Beauharnois, Bedford, Drummond, Gatineau, Iberville, Joliette, Labelle, Laval, Longueuil, Mégantic, Montréal, Pontiac, Richelieu, Saint-François, Saint-Hyacinthe or Terrebonne and, where it is situated in another district, at the office of the clerk of the Superior Court of the district of Québec.
Every order or undertaking filed under the first paragraph has the same force and effect as if it were a judgment of the Superior Court.
Any person who transgresses or refuses to comply with an order or undertaking in which the person is named or designated, or who knowingly contravenes an order or undertaking in which the person is not designated, is guilty of contempt of court and may be condemned by the court having jurisdiction, in accordance with the procedure provided for in articles 53 to 54 of the Code of Civil Procedure (chapter C-25), to a fine not exceeding $50,000 with or without a term of imprisonment not exceeding one year. These penalties may be re-imposed until the offender complies with the order or undertaking.
1985, c. 12, s. 92; 1998, c. 23, s. 4; 2001, c. 26, s. 62; 2011, c. 16, s. 132, s. 133; 2013, c. 29, s. 6.