16. The Commission shall consist of eighteen members, namely, six judges including a president and three vice-presidents, and twelve commissioners, all appointed for a period not to exceed ten years by the Government, which shall fix their salaries. Nevertheless, once their term of office and the amount of their salaries are fixed, they cannot be reduced. They shall remain in office upon expiry of their term until they are reappointed or replaced. The president, the vice-presidents and the other judges of the Commission shall be chosen from among the judges of the Provincial Court.
1972, c. 55, s. 13; 1975, c. 45, s. 6.