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Canada Elections Act

Version of section 124 from 2003-01-01 to 2019-06-12:

Marginal note:Appointments at central polling place

  •  (1) When a returning officer establishes a central polling place, the returning officer may appoint, with the prior approval of the Chief Electoral Officer,

    • (a) an information officer to provide information to the electors; and

    • (b) a person responsible for maintaining order.

  • Marginal note:Central poll supervisor

    (2) When a returning officer establishes a central polling place that contains four or more polling stations, the returning officer may appoint a central poll supervisor to attend at the central polling place on polling day to supervise proceedings and keep the returning officer informed of any matter that adversely affects, or is likely to adversely affect, the proceedings.

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