16. Upon application by the bishop of the diocese in which the corporate seat of a fabrique is situated, the Minister of Consumer Affairs, Cooperatives and Financial Institutions may declare such fabrique dissolved if the parish or chapelry whose property it holds has been abolished in accordance with section 2 of this act. Such dissolution shall not take effect until the sixtieth day after publication of a notice for such purpose in the Gazette officielle du Québec. In the case of dissolution, the property of the fabrique, after payment of its obligations, shall revert to the bishop who shall convey it to one or more fabriques in his diocese.
1965 (1st sess.), c. 76, s. 16; 1969, c. 26, s. 115; 1975, c. 76, s. 11.