16. The Corporation shall be a corporation within the meaning of the Civil Code of Lower Canada and shall have the general powers of such a corporation and the special powers conferred upon it by this Act.
In addition to exercising the functions devolved on it by this Act, the Corporation shall administer the other programs of financial assistance referred to it by another Act or by order of the Government. In the latter case, the Corporation shall have, in addition to the powers and duties conferred on it by such other Act or order, the powers and duties not inconsistent therewith conferred on it by this Act.
1971, c. 64, s. 16; 1975, c. 15, s. 28; 1986, c. 110, s. 7.