10. The secretary of the Order sends the documents and information prescribed in section 9 to a committee formed by the board of directors of the Order, in accordance with paragraph 2 of section 86.0.1 of the Professional Code (chapter C-26), for the purpose of examining applications for equivalence and deciding, as the case may be,
(1) to recognize a diploma or training equivalence; or
(2) not to recognize a diploma or training equivalence.
The committee is composed of persons other than members of the board of directors of the Order.
For the purpose of making an appropriate decision, the committee may require that the applicant undergo an assessment of competence including an interview, a situation scenario, an examination, a training period or a combination of those measures.
O.C. 1262-2000, s. 10; O.C. 733-2009, s. 4.