158. Administrative justices of the peace are appointed by the Minister of Justice, by order.
The ministerial order confers on such justices of the peace jurisdiction over the whole territory of Québec or over the judicial districts or the territories indicated.
Administrative justices of the peace shall exercise their functions within the Superior Court and the Court of Québec or within a municipal court, as indicated in the order.
R. S. 1964, c. 20, s. 168; 1992, c. 61, s. 617; 2002, c. 32, s. 6; 2004, c. 12, s. 1.