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Canada Elections Act

Version of section 43 from 2019-01-19 to 2024-06-19:

Marginal note:Prohibitions

 No person shall

  • (a) knowingly obstruct an election officer in the exercise of his or her powers or the performance of his or her duties;

  • (b) without authority, use identification simulating that used by an election officer or intended to replace that prescribed by the Chief Electoral Officer for that purpose; or

  • (c) having been removed or replaced as an election officer, fail to return any election documents or election materials in his or her possession to the returning officer or to an authorized person.

  • 2000, c. 9, s. 43
  • 2018, c. 31, s. 32

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