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Canada Elections Act

Version of section 177 from 2019-06-13 to 2021-06-03:


Marginal note:Definitions

 The definitions in this section apply in this Part, and Parts 11.1 and 19.

administrative centre

administrative centre[Repealed, 2018, c. 31, s. 124]

application for registration and special ballot

application for registration and special ballot means an application completed by an elector in order to vote under this Part. (demande d’inscription et de bulletin de vote spécial)

Canadian Forces elector

Canadian Forces elector[Repealed, 2018, c. 31, s. 124]

commanding officer

commanding officer means the commanding officer of a unit. (commandant)

coordinating officer

coordinating officer means the person so designated by the Minister of National Defence under subsection 199(1) or a person so designated by the minister responsible for corrections in a province under section 246. (agent coordonnateur)

deputy returning officer

deputy returning officer[Repealed, 2018, c. 31, s. 124]

incarcerated elector

incarcerated elector means an elector who is incarcerated in a correctional institution. (électeur incarcéré)

inner envelope

inner envelope means an envelope, including one that is supplied by the Chief Electoral Officer, in which a ballot or special ballot is to be enclosed after it has been marked. (enveloppe intérieure)

liaison officer

liaison officer means an elector designated as a liaison officer under subsection 199.2(1) or a person appointed as a liaison officer under subsection 248(1). (agent de liaison)

outer envelope

outer envelope means an envelope, including one that is supplied by the Chief Electoral Officer, in which a ballot or special ballot is to be transmitted after it has been marked and enclosed in an inner envelope. (enveloppe extérieure)

special ballot

special ballot means a ballot, other than a ballot referred to in section 241, that is provided to an elector who is entitled to vote under this Part. (bulletin de vote spécial)

special ballot officer

special ballot officer means a person who is appointed by the Chief Electoral Officer under section 183 or 184. (agent des bulletins de vote spéciaux)

special voting rules administrator

special voting rules administrator means a person who is appointed under section 181. (administrateur des règles électorales spéciales)

statement of ordinary residence

statement of ordinary residence[Repealed, 2018, c. 31, s. 124]

unit

unit has the same meaning as in subsection 2(1) of the National Defence Act and includes a base or other element. (unité)

unit election officer

unit election officer means an elector designated as a unit election officer under paragraph 205(1)(b). (fonctionnaire électoral d’unité)

voting territory

voting territory[Repealed, 2018, c. 31, s. 124]

  • 2000, c. 9, s. 177
  • 2018, c. 31, s. 124
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