27. Decisions must be made in plenary session or by a division of commissioners designated by the president, of whom one shall be an advocate where
(1) public interest, public security or public tranquility may be at risk in the application of an Act administered by the board;
(2) the board is making a review of a decision under the last paragraph of section 29 or under section 37 or of a decision of a racing judge or paddock judge under section 53 or 54 of the Act respecting racing (chapter C-72.1).
In the case of a tie, the matter before the division shall be referred to the president so that he may refer it to another division.
1993, c. 39, s. 27; 1993, c. 71, s. 7; 1997, c. 51, s. 54.