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Canada Elections Act

Version of section 146 from 2019-06-13 to 2024-05-28:

Marginal note:Name and address corresponding closely to another

 If the name and address of a person who asks for a ballot do not appear in the list of electors but a different name and address in that list correspond so closely as to suggest that they are intended to refer to that person, the person shall not be allowed to vote unless he or she makes a solemn declaration in the prescribed form.

  • 2000, c. 9, s. 146
  • 2007, c. 21, s. 22
  • 2018, c. 31, s. 95

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