7. The duties of a conciliator shall be
- (a) where no Joint Area Committee has been constituted to acquaint himself with the conditions in the area and with the views of farmers and farm servants and to report to the Department his views on any matters affecting the wages and working conditions in the area;
- (b) where a Joint Area Committee fails to agree upon any matter, to preside over further meetings of the Committee and endeavour to lead them to agreement. Should he fail to secure agreement, he shall report to the Department as in paragraph (a).