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Electoral Boundaries Readjustment Act

Version of section 2 from 2015-02-26 to 2019-01-18:

Marginal note:Definitions

  •  (1) In this Act,

    Chief Electoral Officer

    Chief Electoral Officer means the Chief Electoral Officer under the Canada Elections Act or the Assistant Chief Electoral Officer appointed under that Act; (directeur général des élections)

    Chief Statistician

    Chief Statistician means the Chief Statistician of Canada appointed under the Statistics Act; (statisticien en chef)


    commission, with respect to any decennial census, means the electoral boundaries commission for that census established for a province pursuant to section 3; (commission)


    Minister means such member of the Queen’s Privy Council for Canada as is designated by the Governor in Council as the Minister for the purposes of this Act; (ministre)


    report means the report prepared by a commission under section 20; (rapport)


    Speaker means the Speaker of the House of Commons. (Version anglaise seulement)

  • Marginal note:Reference to a province or provinces

    (2) In this Act, a reference to a province or to provinces does not include Yukon, the Northwest Territories or Nunavut.

  • R.S., 1985, c. E-3, s. 2
  • R.S., 1985, c. 6 (2nd Supp.), s. 1
  • 1993, c. 28, s. 78
  • 1998, c. 15, s. 25
  • 2015, c. 3, s. 78(E)

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