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Canada Elections Act

Version of section 204 from 2003-01-01 to 2019-06-12:

Marginal note:Notice

  •  (1) On being informed of the issue of the writs, each commanding officer shall

    • (a) publish a notice as a part of unit orders; and

    • (b) prepare a list of the names of the electors of his or her unit.

  • Marginal note:Contents of notice

    (2) The notice shall notify electors that an election has been called and of the date of polling day and shall inform the electors that

    • (a) they may vote in accordance with this Division; and

    • (b) the commanding officer will designate one or more deputy returning officers to collect their votes and fix the voting times during the voting period.

  • Marginal note:Contents of list

    (3) The list shall be arranged alphabetically and shall indicate each elector’s surname, given names, sex and rank, and

    • (a) if the elector’s statement of ordinary residence has been validated, the name of the elector’s electoral district; or

    • (b) if the elector’s statement of ordinary residence has not been validated, the place of ordinary residence as indicated in the statement of ordinary residence.

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