243.18. The costs of arbitration and the arbitrators’ fees shall be payable by the pension fund but only up to the amount of the surplus assets under consideration. The arbitration body alone is competent to draw up the account of such costs and fees for payment. The account must be paid before execution of the arbitration decision begins.
The Government shall determine the arbitration costs that are subject to a tariff, and shall fix the rate applicable to those costs and to the arbitrators’ fees.
For the purposes of this section, arbitration costs include the expenses incurred by the arbitration body and the cost of its services.