17. The Board of Governors may make general by-laws, applicable to the constituent universities, superior schools and research institutes, respecting:
(a) the establishment of bodies of internal administration within such universities, schools and institutes;
(b) the engagement of staff;
(c) the form in which the budgetary estimates and financial statements must be submitted and the time within which they must be sent to the president of the Université du Québec;
(d) accounting, auditing, books to be kept and returns and statistics to be furnished to the Université du Québec.
Such by-laws may include special provisions applicable only to the Université du Québec à Montréal, by reason, in particular, of its status as an associated university.
Such by-laws shall come into force on the date of their publication in the Gazette officielle du Québec.
1968, c. 66, s. 17; 1989, c. 14, s. 13; 1999, c. 40, s. 325.