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Electoral Boundaries Readjustment Act

Version of section 2 from 2002-12-31 to 2015-02-25:

Marginal note:Definitions

  •  (1) In this Act,

    Chief Electoral Officer

    directeur général des élections

    Chief Electoral Officer means the Chief Electoral Officer under the Canada Elections Act or the Assistant Chief Electoral Officer appointed under that Act; (directeur général des élections)

    Chief Statistician

    statisticien en chef

    Chief Statistician means the Chief Statistician of Canada appointed under the Statistics Act; (statisticien en chef)



    commission, with respect to any decennial census, means the electoral boundaries commission for that census established for a province pursuant to section 3; (commission)



    Minister means such member of the Queen’s Privy Council for Canada as is designated by the Governor in Council as the Minister for the purposes of this Act; (ministre)



    report means the report prepared by a commission under section 20; (rapport)


    Version anglaise seulement

    Speaker means the Speaker of the House of Commons. (Version anglaise seulement)

  • Marginal note:Reference to a province or provinces

    (2) In this Act, a reference to a province or to provinces does not include the Yukon Territory, the Northwest Territories or Nunavut.

  • R.S., 1985, c. E-3, s. 2
  • R.S., 1985, c. 6 (2nd Supp.), s. 1
  • 1993, c. 28, s. 78
  • 1998, c. 15, s. 25

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