57. The Société de développement de la Baie James shall appoint an observer to the Coordinating Committee. The observer has the same status as the members of the Coordinating Committee save that
(a) he shall not vote on any question unless he is substituting for another member under a proxy provided for in section 64;
(b) he is not entitled to discuss or to make remarks except on matters related to areas situated south of the 55th parallel of latitude or questions of general interest respecting the whole Territory.