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Canada Elections Act

Version of section 61 from 2003-01-01 to 2019-06-12:

Marginal note:Appointment of staff

  •  (1) The Chief Electoral Officer may authorize returning officers to appoint the staff that they consider necessary for the purposes of this Act.

  • Marginal note:Employment of staff

    (2) Staff mentioned in subsection (1) shall

    • (a) be appointed in the prescribed form;

    • (b) take the prescribed oath; and

    • (c) be discharged as soon as their services are no longer needed.

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