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

Part 3

Referendum officers

General

Referendum officers
Referendum officers — exclusions
Who shall not be appointed referendum officers
Qualifications
Exception
Prohibition — acting as referendum officer
Oath
Prohibition
Sending of oaths

Returning Officers and Assistant Returning Officers

Responsibility of returning officer
Obligation to act to enable referendums to be held
Removal from office
Authorization
Authorization in writing
Designated person to act
Delegation limited
Further limitation
Prohibition — acting in another capacity

Referendum Officers Appointed by Returning Officer

General

Referendum officers

Revising Agents

Solicitation of names
Equal distribution
Revising agents to work in pairs
Replacement
Lists of revising agents
Identification

Deputy Returning Officers and Poll Clerks

Replacing deputies
Replacing poll clerks
Replacement for deputy returning officer
Another poll clerk appointed

Registration Officers

Registration offices
Appointment of registration officers
Solicitation of names
Equal distribution of appointments

Equality of Votes

New Electoral Districts

Results transposed
Special case
Exception
Notice to parties

Merger of Registered Parties

Attribution of votes for appointments

Prohibitions

Prohibitions
Right of access
Exception


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