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Regulation Adapting the Canada Elections Act for the Purposes of a Referendum

Division 7

Counting of Votes in the Office of the Returning Officer

Appointment of deputy returning officer and poll clerk
Assignment of duties
Merger of parties
Notification of persons appointed
Who may be present at counting
Ballots to be kept sealed
Return outer envelopes
Verification of envelopes
Provision of materials to deputy returning officer
Setting aside of outer envelope
Registering objections
Noting of reasons for setting aside
Counting of outer envelopes
Inner envelopes
Counting the votes
Rejection of ballots

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