9. The Minister may suspend or revoke every authorization he has granted
(1) where the holder of the authorization does not comply with the conditions fixed by the Minister or with the regulatory standards made pursuant to this Act;
(2) where the authorization was granted on the basis of erroneous or false information;
(3) where the measure has become necessary to ensure the protection of the ecological reserve.
The Minister shall, before making such a decision, notify the holder in writing as prescribed by section 5 of the Act respecting administrative justice (chapter J-3) and allow the holder at least 10 days to present observations.
The Minister may, where urgent action is required or so as to prevent irreparable damage, make such a decision without being bound by such prior obligations.
In such a case, the holder may, within the specified time, present observations to the Minister for review of the decision.
1993, c. 32, s. 9; 1997, c. 43, s. 668.