Canada Elections Act
Marginal note:Information on the ballot
Marginal note:Name of party
(2) The name, in the form referred to in paragraph 385(2)(b), of the political party that has endorsed the candidate shall be listed on the ballot under the name of the candidate if
Marginal note:Designation of candidate as independent
(3) The word “independent” shall be listed on the ballot under the name of the candidate who has requested it in accordance with subparagraph 66(1)(a)(v) and may not be so listed in any other case.
(4) [Repealed, 2001, c. 21, s. 12]
Marginal note:Address or occupation on ballot
(5) The ballot shall list under the candidate’s name the address or occupation of a candidate who makes a written request to that effect to the returning officer before 5:00 p.m. on the closing day for nominations, if the candidate and another candidate on the ballot have the same name and both candidates have chosen under subparagraph 66(1)(a)(v) to either have the word “independent” or no designation of political affiliation under their names in election documents.
- 2000, c. 9, s. 117;
- 2001, c. 21, s. 12;
- 2004, c. 24, s. 2;
- 2007, c. 21, s. 20;
- 2014, c. 12, s. 40.
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