28. The duties exigible are as follows: (1) registration for apprenticeship and issue of apprenticeship card: $110; (2) annual renewal of one or more apprenticeship cards: $55; (3) registration for a qualification examination: $110; (4) registration for a make-up examination: $55; (5) issue of a certificate of qualification following an exemption from a qualification examination under the second paragraph of section 5, section 7 or section 7.1: $55;
(6) (subparagraph revoked);
(7) (subparagraph revoked);
(8) issue of a duplicate of a certificate of qualification: $33.25;
(9) (subparagraph revoked).
For the purposes of subparagraph 2 of the first paragraph, the apprenticeship cards issued under the Regulation respecting certificates of qualification and apprenticeship regarding gas, stationary engines and pressure vessels (chapter F-5, r. 2) are taken into account.
The duties referred to in the first paragraph are adjusted on 1 April of each year based on the change in the All-items Consumer Price Index for Canada for the preceding calendar year. The change is calculated on the basis of the ratio between the index for the preceding year and the index for the year preceding that year. The index for a given year is the average of the monthly indexes published by Statistics Canada.
The duties so adjusted are reduced to the nearest dollar if they include a fraction of dollar less than $0.50; they are increased to the nearest dollar if they include a fraction of dollar equal to or greater than $0.50.
The Minister is to publish the result of the indexing in Part 1 of the Gazette officielle du Québec and by any other means the Minister considers appropriate.
O.C. 279-2006, s. 28; O.C. 1146-2008, s. 10; O.C. 1361-2009, s. 2.