Naskapi and the Cree-Naskapi Commission Act
35 (1) The approval of any matter by a council requires the affirmative votes of the majority of the council members present when the vote is taken, subject to subsection (2) and subsection 38(5).
(2) For the purposes of subsection (1), in any vote, where a council member present does not indicate either an affirmative vote or a negative vote or an abstention, he shall be deemed to have voted in the affirmative.
Marginal note:Where tied vote
(3) In the event of a tied vote, the chairman may, except where disqualified from voting under section 38, cast a second vote to determine the question.
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