55. Where several agreements are carried out in the same forest area, the agreement holders shall come to an agreement as to terms for the orderly integration of forest management activities, as to timber transportation activities and as to the allocation of the costs of such activities.
The agreement holders shall also come to an agreement as to the proportion of the prescribed dues which each agreement holder will pay by way of silvicultural treatments or by the carrying out of other forest management activities.
Any dispute in respect of matters referred to in the first and second paragraphs shall be submitted to arbitration, on the application of an interested agreement holder, in accordance with the provisions of Book VII of the Code of Civil Procedure (chapter C-25). The decision of the arbitrator shall have the same effect as stipulations agreed upon between the parties in respect of the subject of the dispute.
1986, c. 108, s. 55; 1988, c. 73, s. 23; 1995, c. 37, s. 5.