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Electoral Boundaries Readjustment Act

Version of section 20 from 2011-12-16 to 2015-02-25:

Marginal note:Time for completing report

  •  (1) Each commission shall, not later than 10 months after the day on which the chairman receives the copy of the return referred to in paragraph 13(2)(a), complete a report for presentation to the House of Commons setting out the considerations and proposals of the commission concerning the division of the province into electoral districts, the descriptions and boundaries of the districts and the population of and name to be given to each district and, on the completion of the report, shall cause two certified copies of the report to be transmitted to the Chief Electoral Officer.

  • Marginal note:Extension of time

    (2) The Chief Electoral Officer may, on request by a commission, extend the time for the completion of its report for a further period or periods not exceeding two months in the aggregate.

  • R.S., 1985, c. E-3, s. 20
  • R.S., 1985, c. 6 (2nd Supp.), s. 4
  • 2011, c. 26, s. 9

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