C-25.01 - Code of Civil Procedure

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62. The only sanctions that may be imposed for contempt of court are
(1)  payment of a punitive amount not exceeding $10,000 for contempt committed by a natural person, or $100,000 for contempt committed by a legal person, a partnership or an association or another group not endowed with juridical personality, in which case the judgment is executed in accordance with Chapter XIII of the Code of Penal Procedure (chapter C-25.1); and
(2)  performance, by the person or the person’s officers, of compensatory community work the nature, terms and duration of which are determined by the court.
If the person refuses to comply with the court order or injunction, in addition to the sanction imposed, the court may order imprisonment for the term it specifies. The person so imprisoned must be summoned before the court periodically to explain themselves, and imprisonment may be ordered again until the person complies. Imprisonment can in no case exceed one year.
2014, c. 1, a. 62.