24.11. If the Commission’s report states that the equipment is of a supralocal nature, the Minister may request the bodies concerned to enter into an agreement on the management and financing of the equipment and to transmit a copy of the agreement to the Minister within the time the Minister prescribes.
For the purposes of the first paragraph, a body concerned means
(1) the local municipality that owns the equipment or whose mandatary owns the equipment;
(2) the mandatary referred to in subparagraph 1;
(3) any other local municipality determined in the Commission’s report as a local municipality that is to participate in the financing of the expenditures relating to the equipment and in the sharing of the revenue generated by the equipment;
(4) any other municipal body determined in the Commission’s report as a municipal body that is to be responsible for managing the equipment.
For the purpose of facilitating agreement among the bodies concerned, the Minister may appoint a conciliator.
At the request of a body concerned or of the conciliator, the Minister may grant an extension to enable an agreement to be reached and transmitted to the Minister.
The agreement shall replace any stipulation in an earlier agreement in force concerning the same matter in respect of the same equipment.
2000, c. 27, s. 8; 2000, c. 54, s. 15.