10. If the Minister considers the impact assessment statement to be admissible, the Minister so informs the project proponent in writing and direct the proponent to hold, on the date set by the Minister, the public information period provided for in section 31.3.5 of the Act. That period is to last 30 days.
The Minister requests at the same time that the Bureau announce, by press release, the beginning of that period.
A minimum period of 15 days must elapse between the date on which the indications regarding the public information period is sent to the project proponent and the beginning of that period.