Canada Elections Act
216 (1) If an elector is, because of a physical disability, unable to vote in the manner described in this Division, the deputy returning officer shall assist him or her by
(a) completing the declaration on the outer envelope and writing the elector’s name where his or her signature is to be written; and
(b) marking the special ballot as directed by the elector in his or her presence and in the presence of another elector selected by the elector as a witness.
Marginal note:Note and keeping vote secret
(2) The deputy returning officer and an elector acting as a witness shall
(a) sign a note on the outer envelope indicating that the elector was assisted; and
(b) keep secret the name of the candidate for whom the elector voted.
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