61. The Minister may, after observing that the substitution measures authorized pursuant to section 25.3 have not led to the achievement of the results described in the general forest management plan, require the holder of the agreement concerning the management unit to submit, on the conditions and within the time fixed by the Minister, a corrective program of measures designed to ensure the achievement of the results. Where the management unit is covered by several agreements, the agreement holders must present a joint program.
The Minister shall approve the program with or without modification. The Minister may finalize a program if an agreement holder fails to submit a program within the time fixed pursuant to the first paragraph or, where several agreements concern the same management unit, if the agreement holders have failed to agree on a joint program within that time ; the costs incurred by the Minister for the purpose of the program must be reimbursed by the agreement holder, solidarily with the other agreement holders concerned where applicable.
1986, c. 108, s. 61; 1995, c. 37, s. 6; 2001, c. 6, s. 47.