12. The Minister may, upon a written application from a local municipality whose territory is situated near the territorial limits of Québec and for the period he determines, authorize that the public also be admitted to the commercial establishments situated in that territory outside the legal periods of admission.
The Minister shall, before giving his authorization, take into account the hours and days of admission of the public to commercial establishments situated in areas adjacent to that territory.
The Minister may revoke any authorization granted under this section, and shall give notice of every authorization or revocation, as the case may be, in the Gazette officielle du Québec.
1990, c. 30, s. 12; 1992, c. 55, s. 11; 2006, c. 47, s. 7.