8. An associate deputy minister or an assistant deputy minister, responsible for financing, public debt management, bank transactions or financial operations, as well as a director general, a senior director or a director of the sector of activities related to the Financing Fund is authorized to sign the following documents:
(1) documents relating to loans granted by the Minister of Finance from the Financing Fund and documents relating to other activities related to the Fund; and
(2) documents relating to the management of the money making up the Financing Fund.
In addition to the persons referred to in the first paragraph, 2 members of the personnel under the authority of the director general, the senior director or the director responsible for the sector of activities related to the Financing Fund are also authorized to sign jointly the documents referred to in the first paragraph insofar as they are authorized for that purpose by the director to whom they report.
Subparagraph 2 of the first paragraph ceases to have effect on 1 April 2012.