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Canada Elections Act

Version of section 143.1 from 2007-07-26 to 2014-12-18:

Marginal note:Requirement before administering oath

 If a person decides to prove his or her identity and residence by taking the prescribed oath, the person who administers the oath shall, before doing so, orally advise the oath taker of the qualifications for electors and the penalty that may be imposed under this Act on a person who is convicted of voting or attempting to vote at an election knowing that he or she is not qualified as an elector.

  • 2007, c. 21, s. 21
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