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Canada Elections Act

Version of section 142 from 2003-01-01 to 2019-06-12:

Marginal note:Electors not to be impeded

  •  (1) The deputy returning officer shall ensure that every elector is admitted into the polling station and that the electors are not disturbed when they are in or near the polling station.

  • Marginal note:One elector at a time

    (2) A deputy returning officer may, if he or she considers it advisable, direct that not more than one elector for each voting compartment may at any time enter the room where the voting is held.

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