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Canada Elections Act

Version of section 256 from 2003-01-01 to 2019-06-12:

Marginal note:Representative of registered party

 With the prior authorization of correctional authorities, a Canadian citizen may represent a registered party during the taking of the votes at a correctional institution, if he or she provides the deputy returning officer with an authorization, in the prescribed form, signed by a candidate for that party.

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