40. For the financing of its activities, the Association may, by means of a by-law approved by a majority of the votes cast by all holders of a taxi driver’s permit after the holding of a vote, establish an annual contribution.
Every holder of a taxi driver’s permit, whether or not the permit holder is a member of the Association, has the right to vote. To exercise the right to vote, permit holders who are not members must register with the Association and establish their quality as holders of a taxi driver’s permit within the time prescribed by regulation.
The board of directors of the Association shall adopt the by-law establishing the amount of the first annual contribution and submit the by-law to the vote of all holders of a taxi driver’s permit without any other procedure or formality. The Commission shall determine, together with the Association, the manner in which the vote is to be announced, held and supervised and the manner in which votes are to be counted.
2001, c. 15, s. 40; 2002, c. 49, s. 12.