45. Every association must adopt a code of ethics and internal management rules in matters of referral, in particular with respect to its referral criteria, which must be posted on its website. The code of ethics must contain at least the items mentioned in sections 42 and 43.
The code and rules are sent to the Bureau within 6 months of the issue of the licence. An update is also sent within 6 months of a renewal. Failure to send the code and rules entails suspension of the licence under subparagraph 2 of the first paragraph of section 46.
The code and rules are made accessible through the register published in accordance with section 20.