34. Where the payment or continued payment of the amount payable pursuant to sections 27 to 29 would place the contributor or any recipient of benefits payable in the contributor’s respect in a difficult financial position, Retraite Québec may:
(1) extend the refund period so that it does not exceed triple the duration of the employee’s leave of absence, or 15 years, whichever is shorter;
(2) reduce the deductions referred to in paragraph 1 of section 32 to 15% of the gross monthly payments; or
(3) reduce the deductions referred to in paragraph 2 of section 33 to 15% of the gross monthly payments.