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Canada Elections Act

Version of section 60 from 2003-01-01 to 2019-01-18:

Marginal note:Returning officer to open and maintain an office

  •  (1) Every returning officer shall, without delay after receiving the writ or notice by the Chief Electoral Officer of the issue of the writ, open an office in premises with level access in a convenient place in the electoral district and shall maintain the office throughout the election period.

  • Marginal note:Hours

    (2) The Chief Electoral Officer may fix the hours that the office must be open and the minimum number of hours of compulsory attendance at it by the returning officer and the assistant returning officer.

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