21.0.1. A tribunal consisting of not more than nine members, including the president and vice-president, appointed for not more than five years by the Government is hereby established under the name of “Tribunal d’appel en matière de protection du territoire agricole”. Once established, the term of office of the members cannot be reduced.
The Government shall fix the salary and, as the case may be, the additional salary, allowances or fees of each member of the appeal tribunal.
Every member shall remain in office at the expiry of his term to conclude the cases pending before him.
The president and vice-president of the appeal tribunal shall hold office on a full-time basis.