15. The Tribunal grants recognition if it is satisfied that the membership of the applicant association comprises an absolute majority of the resources who are attached to the public institution named in the application and are part of any of the two groups referred to in paragraph 2 of section 4, and that the other conditions set out in this Act have been met.
If between 35% and 50% of those resources are members of the association, the Tribunal holds a secret ballot to ensure that the association is truly representative. The Tribunal grants recognition to the association if it obtains an absolute majority of the votes of the resources attached to the institution and meets the other conditions set out in this Act.
2009, c. 24, s. 15; 2015, c. 15, s. 237.