144. If the operator fails to perform an obligation and the default persists after a notice from the Minister to remedy the failure, the Minister may use the financial guarantee provided pursuant to section 140 to pay or reimburse expenses necessary for performance of the obligation. In such a case, the sums required to fulfil a financial guarantee provided under this Chapter become payable.
O.C. 451-2005, s. 144; O.C. 868-2020, s. 461.