26. On or before the expiry of a period of 2 years from the date of its establishment, and thereafter not later than every 5 years, the subcommittee must give its opinion to the committee, the board of directors of the Ordre des infirmières et infirmiers du Québec and the board of directors of the Collège des médecins du Québec, for each diploma that gives access to a specialty nurse practitioner’s certificate, on the expediency of maintaining the diploma on the list established by regulation under section 184 of the Professional Code (chapter C-26) or of removing it.
The subcommittee is to base its decision on
(1) a comprehensive visit of the faculty, school or department offering the program by evaluators chosen from among the members of the Ordre des infirmières et infirmiers du Québec and the Collège des médecins du Québec, on the recommendation of the board of directors of each Order; and
(2) the follow-up on any opinion given pursuant to section 25.