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Canada Elections Act

Version of section 226 from 2019-05-11 to 2024-06-19:

Marginal note:Deletion of names from register

 The Chief Electoral Officer shall delete from the register the name of an elector who

  • (a) does not provide the information referred to in section 225 within the time fixed by the Chief Electoral Officer;

  • (b) makes a signed request to the Chief Electoral Officer to have his or her name deleted from the register;

  • (c) has died and concerning whom a request has been received to have the elector’s name deleted from the register, to which request is attached a death certificate or other documentary evidence of the death;

  • (d) returns to Canada to reside; or

  • (e) cannot be contacted.

  • (f) [Repealed, 2018, c. 31, s. 154]

  • 2000, c. 9, s. 226
  • 2018, c. 31, s. 154

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