96. The fund is constituted of
(a) the gifts, legacies and grants made to the arts council and previously approved by the executive committee;
(b) the contributions from the municipalities contemplated in section 98;
(c) the sums voted annually for that purpose out of the budget of the Community, and
(d) the sums put at the disposal of the arts council every year that have not been used before the end of the fiscal period.
The Council of the Community may, by by-law, prescribe the minimum amount that must be allocated every year for the purposes of subparagraph c of the first paragraph. As long as the by-law remains in force, the treasurer of the Community must include the amount thus prescribed in the certificate prepared by him in accordance with section 209.
1980, c. 20, s. 17; 1996, c. 2, s. 547.