P-40.1 - Consumer Protection Act

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188. For the purpose of this division, every person offering or providing any of the services referred to in section 189 is considered to be a merchant, except:
(a)  school boards and the educational institutions under their authority;
(b)  general and vocational colleges;
(c)  universities;
(d)  faculties, schools or institutes of a university that are administered by a legal person distinct from that which administers the university;
(e)  educational institutions governed by the Act respecting private education (chapter E-9.1), for educational service contracts subject thereto;
(f)  (paragraph repealed);
(f.1)  institutions whose instructional program is the subject of an international agreement within the meaning of the Act respecting the Ministère des Relations internationales (chapter M-25.1.1), for the subsidized teaching they provide;
(g)  Government departments and schools administered by the Government or by one of the Government departments;
(g.1)  the Conservatoire de musique et d’art dramatique du Québec established under the Act respecting the Conservatoire de musique et d’art dramatique du Québec (chapter C-62.1);
(h)  municipalities;
(i)  persons who are members of a professional order governed by the Professional Code (chapter C-26);
(j)  persons and classes of persons who carry on an activity referred to in section 189 without demanding or receiving any remuneration, directly or indirectly; and
(k)  persons and classes of persons specified by regulation.
1978, c. 9, s. 188; 1988, c. 84, s. 700; 1989, c. 17, s. 12; 1992, c. 68, s. 151; 1994, c. 15, s. 33; 1994, c. 40, s. 457; 1994, c. 2, s. 78; 1996, c. 2, s. 791; 1996, c. 21, s. 70; 1997, c. 96, s. 193; 1999, c. 40, s. 234; 1994, c. 2, s. 78.
188. For the purpose of this division, every person offering or providing any of the services referred to in section 189 is considered to be a merchant, except:
(a)  school boards and the educational institutions under their authority;
(b)  general and vocational colleges;
(c)  universities;
(d)  faculties, schools or institutes of a university that are administered by a legal person distinct from that which administers the university;
(e)  educational institutions governed by the Act respecting private education (chapter E-9.1), for educational service contracts subject thereto;
(f)  (paragraph repealed);
(f.1)  institutions whose instructional program is the subject of an international agreement within the meaning of the Act respecting the Ministère des Relations internationales (chapter M-25.1.1), for the subsidized teaching they provide;
(g)  Government departments and schools administered by the Government or by one of the Government departments;
Not in force
(g.1)  the Conservatoire de musique et d’art dramatique du Québec established under the Act respecting the Conservatoire de musique et d’art dramatique du Québec (chapter C-62.1);
(h)  municipalities;
(i)  persons who are members of a professional order governed by the Professional Code (chapter C-26);
(j)  persons and classes of persons who carry on an activity referred to in section 189 without demanding or receiving any remuneration, directly or indirectly; and
(k)  persons and classes of persons specified by regulation.
1978, c. 9, s. 188; 1988, c. 84, s. 700; 1989, c. 17, s. 12; 1992, c. 68, s. 151; 1994, c. 15, s. 33; 1994, c. 40, s. 457; 1994, c. 2, s. 78; 1996, c. 2, s. 791; 1996, c. 21, s. 70; 1997, c. 96, s. 193; 1999, c. 40, s. 234.
188. For the purpose of this division, every person offering or providing any of the services referred to in section 189 is considered to be a merchant, except:
(a)  school boards and the educational institutions under their authority;
(b)  general and vocational colleges;
(c)  universities;
(d)  faculties, schools or institutes of a university that are administered by a corporation distinct from that which administers the university;
(e)  educational institutions governed by the Act respecting private education (chapter E-9.1), for educational service contracts subject thereto;
(f)  (paragraph repealed);
(f.1)  institutions whose instructional program is the subject of an international agreement within the meaning of the Act respecting the Ministère des Relations internationales (chapter M-25.1.1), for the subsidized teaching they provide;
(g)  Government departments and schools administered by the Government or by one of the Government departments;
Not in force
(g.1)  the Conservatoire de musique et d’art dramatique du Québec established under the Act respecting the Conservatoire de musique et d’art dramatique du Québec (chapter C-62.1);
(h)  municipalities;
(i)  persons who are members of a professional order governed by the Professional Code (chapter C-26);
(j)  persons and classes of persons who carry on an activity referred to in section 189 without demanding or receiving any remuneration, directly or indirectly; and
(k)  persons and classes of persons specified by regulation.
1978, c. 9, s. 188; 1988, c. 84, s. 700; 1989, c. 17, s. 12; 1992, c. 68, s. 151; 1994, c. 15, s. 33; 1994, c. 40, s. 457; 1994, c. 2, s. 78; 1996, c. 2, s. 791; 1996, c. 21, s. 70; 1997, c. 96, s. 193.
188. For the purpose of this division, every person offering or providing any of the services referred to in section 189 is considered to be a merchant, except:
(a)  school boards and the schools under their authority;
(b)  general and vocational colleges;
(c)  universities;
(d)  faculties, schools or institutes of a university that are administered by a corporation distinct from that which administers the university;
(e)  educational institutions governed by the Act respecting private education (chapter E-9.1), for educational service contracts subject thereto;
(f)  (paragraph repealed);
(f.1)  institutions whose instructional program is the subject of an international agreement within the meaning of the Act respecting the Ministère des Relations internationales (chapter M-25.1.1), for the subsidized teaching they provide;
(g)  Government departments and schools administered by the Government or by one of the Government departments;
Not in force
(g.1)  the Conservatoire de musique et d’art dramatique du Québec established under the Act respecting the Conservatoire de musique et d’art dramatique du Québec (chapter C-62.1);
(h)  municipalities;
(i)  persons who are members of a professional order governed by the Professional Code (chapter C-26);
(j)  persons and classes of persons who carry on an activity referred to in section 189 without demanding or receiving any remuneration, directly or indirectly; and
(k)  persons and classes of persons specified by regulation.
1978, c. 9, s. 188; 1988, c. 84, s. 700; 1989, c. 17, s. 12; 1992, c. 68, s. 151; 1994, c. 15, s. 33; 1994, c. 40, s. 457; 1994, c. 2, s. 78; 1996, c. 2, s. 791; 1996, c. 21, s. 70.
188. For the purpose of this division, every person offering or providing any of the services referred to in section 189 is considered to be a merchant, except:
(a)  school boards and the schools under their authority;
(b)  general and vocational colleges;
(c)  universities;
(d)  faculties, schools or institutes of a university that are administered by a corporation distinct from that which administers the university;
(e)  educational institutions governed by the Act respecting private education (chapter E-9.1), for educational service contracts subject thereto;
(f)  (paragraph repealed);
(f.1)  institutions whose instructional program is the subject of an international agreement within the meaning of the Act respecting the Ministère des Affaires internationales, de l’Immigration et des Communautés culturelles (chapter M-21.1), for the subsidized teaching they provide;
(g)  Government departments and schools administered by the Government or by one of the Government departments;
Not in force
(g.1)  the Conservatoire de musique et d’art dramatique du Québec established under the Act respecting the Conservatoire de musique et d’art dramatique du Québec (chapter C-62.1);
(h)  municipalities;
(i)  persons who are members of a professional order governed by the Professional Code (chapter C-26);
(j)  persons and classes of persons who carry on an activity referred to in section 189 without demanding or receiving any remuneration, directly or indirectly; and
(k)  persons and classes of persons specified by regulation.
1978, c. 9, s. 188; 1988, c. 84, s. 700; 1989, c. 17, s. 12; 1992, c. 68, s. 151; 1994, c. 15, s. 33; 1994, c. 40, s. 457; 1994, c. 2, s. 78; 1996, c. 2, s. 791.
188. For the purpose of this division, every person offering or providing any of the services referred to in section 189 is considered to be a merchant, except:
(a)  school boards and the schools under their authority;
(b)  general and vocational colleges;
(c)  universities;
(d)  faculties, schools or institutes of a university that are administered by a corporation distinct from that which administers the university;
(e)  educational institutions governed by the Act respecting private education (chapter E-9.1), for educational service contracts subject thereto;
(f)  (paragraph repealed);
(f.1)  institutions whose instructional program is the subject of an international agreement within the meaning of the Act respecting the Ministère des Affaires internationales, de l’Immigration et des Communautés culturelles (chapter M-21.1), for the subsidized teaching they provide;
(g)  Government departments and schools administered by the Government or by one of the Government departments;
(h)  municipal corporations;
(i)  persons who are members of a professional corporation governed by the Professional Code (chapter C-26);
(j)  persons and classes of persons who carry on an activity referred to in section 189 without demanding or receiving any remuneration, directly or indirectly; and
(k)  persons and classes of persons specified by regulation.
1978, c. 9, s. 188; 1988, c. 84, s. 700; 1989, c. 17, s. 12; 1992, c. 68, s. 151; 1994, c. 15, s. 33.
188. For the purpose of this division, every person offering or providing any of the services referred to in section 189 is considered to be a merchant, except:
(a)  school boards and the schools under their authority;
(b)  general and vocational colleges;
(c)  universities;
(d)  faculties, schools or institutes of a university that are administered by a corporation distinct from that which administers the university;
(e)  educational institutions governed by the Act respecting private education (chapter E-9.1), for educational service contracts subject thereto;
(f)  (paragraph repealed);
(f.1)  institutions whose instructional program is the subject of an international agreement within the meaning of the Act respecting the Ministère des Affaires internationales (chapter M-21.1), for the subsidized teaching they provide;
(g)  Government departments and schools administered by the Government or by one of the Government departments;
(h)  municipal corporations;
(i)  persons who are members of a professional corporation governed by the Professional Code (chapter C-26);
(j)  persons and classes of persons who carry on an activity referred to in section 189 without demanding or receiving any remuneration, directly or indirectly; and
(k)  persons and classes of persons specified by regulation.
1978, c. 9, s. 188; 1988, c. 84, s. 700; 1989, c. 17, s. 12; 1992, c. 68, s. 151.
188. For the purpose of this division, every person offering or providing any of the services referred to in section 189 is considered to be a merchant, except:
(a)  school boards and the schools under their authority;
(b)  general and vocational colleges;
(c)  universities;
(d)  faculties, schools or institutes of a university that are administered by a corporation distinct from that which administers the university;
(e)  institutions declared to be of public interest in accordance with the Act respecting private education (chapter E-9) for the subsidized teaching they provide;
(f)  institutions recognized for purposes of grants in accordance with the Act respecting private education (chapter E-9) for the subsidized teaching they provide;
(f.1)  institutions whose instructional program is the subject of an international agreement within the meaning of the Act respecting the Ministère des Affaires internationales (chapter M-21.1), for the subsidized teaching they provide;
(g)  Government departments and schools administered by the Government or by one of the Government departments;
(h)  municipal corporations;
(i)  persons who are members of a professional corporation governed by the Professional Code (chapter C-26);
(j)  persons and classes of persons who carry on an activity referred to in section 189 without demanding or receiving any remuneration, directly or indirectly; and
(k)  persons and classes of persons specified by regulation.
1978, c. 9, s. 188; 1988, c. 84, s. 700; 1989, c. 17, s. 12.
188. For the purpose of this division, every person offering or providing any of the services referred to in section 189 is considered to be a merchant, except:
(a)  school corporations and the schools under their authority;
(b)  general and vocational colleges;
(c)  universities;
(d)  faculties, schools or institutes of a university that are administered by a corporation distinct from that which administers the university;
(e)  institutions declared to be of public interest in accordance with the Act respecting private education (chapter E-9) for the subsidized teaching they provide;
(f)  institutions recognized for purposes of grants in accordance with the Act respecting private education (chapter E-9) for the subsidized teaching they provide;
(g)  Government departments and schools administered by the Government or by one of the Government departments;
(h)  municipal corporations;
(i)  persons who are members of a professional corporation governed by the Professional Code (chapter C-26);
(j)  persons and classes of persons who carry on an activity referred to in section 189 without demanding or receiving any remuneration, directly or indirectly; and
(k)  persons and classes of persons specified by regulation.
1978, c. 9, s. 188.