83.2. The intercultural board has the following functions:
(1) to advise and give its opinion to the city council and executive committee on services and municipal policies to facilitate the integration and participation of members of cultural communities in the political, economic, social and cultural life of the city;
(2) to provide, on its own initiative or at the request of the city council or executive committee, its opinion on any matter of interest for the cultural communities or on any matter relating to intercultural relations within the fields of municipal jurisdiction, and to make recommendations to the city council and executive committee;
(3) to solicit opinions and receive and hear requests and suggestions from persons or groups concerning matters pertaining to intercultural relations;
(4) to conduct or commission any studies and research it considers relevant or necessary to the exercise of its functions.
The city council may, by by-law, confer any other power on the intercultural board or impose on it any other duty it considers advisable to better enable it to attain its objects.