17.1.3. The power provided for in section 35.4 of the Forest Act (chapter F-4.1) to determine annual allowable cuts by species or group of species is exercised by the chief forester.
Such power is exercised every five years, in accordance with the first paragraph of section 35.16 of the Forest Act and, in the cases referred to in the second paragraph of that section, whenever the Minister decides, in accordance with that section, to revise the annual allowable cuts.
The chief forester shall make public the annual allowable cuts and the reasons for determining or revising them.
2005, c. 19, s. 2; 2007, c. 39, s. 36.