47. In order to recover an amount owed, the Minister may use, in addition to any recovery measure under this Act, any remedy or become a party to any proceeding to foster the execution of the obligation of support.
The Minister may use any measure for compulsory execution under the Code of Civil Procedure (chapter C-25). In such a case, he shall act in the capacity of seizing creditor on behalf of the creditor of support.
He may also exercise any of the powers of a creditor under articles 543 to 546.1 of the said Code.