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Canada Elections Act

Version of section 219 from 2003-01-01 to 2019-06-12:

Marginal note:End of voting period — delivery of documents

  •  (1) At the end of the voting period, the deputy returning officer for a unit shall deliver to the unit’s commanding officer

    • (a) the outer envelopes that contain the marked special ballots;

    • (b) any unused or spoiled outer envelopes;

    • (c) any unused or spoiled special ballots and unused inner envelopes; and

    • (d) in a separate and clearly identified parcel, every statement of ordinary residence completed at the time of voting.

  • Marginal note:Duties of commanding officer

    (2) On receipt of the documents referred to in subsection (1), the commanding officer shall

    • (a) deal with the originals and copies of the statements of ordinary residence in accordance with this Division; and

    • (b) deliver to the Chief Electoral Officer all other documents and election materials received from the deputy returning officers.

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