121. The Bureau of each order shall appoint, from among the members of the order, a syndic and, if need be, assistant syndics and corresponding syndics.
The Bureau must take steps to preserve the independence of the syndic and of the assistant and corresponding syndics at all times in the exercise of their functions.
The syndic and the assistant and corresponding syndics may not exercise any other functions arising from the application of the provisions of this Code or the Act constituting the professional order of which they are members.
Where so authorized by the Bureau, the syndic may retain the services of an expert.
1973, c. 43, s. 119; 1994, c. 40, s. 107.