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Canada Elections Act

Version of section 242 from 2003-01-01 to 2019-06-12:

Marginal note:Spoiled ballot

  •  (1) If an elector has inadvertently handled a ballot or a special ballot in such a manner that it cannot be used, the elector shall return it to the election officer who shall mark it as a spoiled ballot and give the elector another ballot.

  • Marginal note:Limit

    (2) An elector shall not be given more than one ballot under subsection (1).

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