CCQ-1991 - Civil Code of Québec
1912. The following give rise to the same remedies as failure to perform an obligation under the lease:
(1) failure on the part of the lessor or the lessee to comply with an obligation imposed by law with respect to the safety and sanitation of dwellings;
(2) failure on the part of the lessor to comply with the minimum requirements fixed by law with respect to the maintenance, habitability, safety and sanitation of immovables comprising a dwelling.