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Canada Elections Act

Version of section 160 from 2003-01-01 to 2019-06-12:

Marginal note:Signing, numbering and recording transfer certificate

 The returning officer or assistant returning officer by whom a transfer certificate is issued shall

  • (a) fill in and sign the certificate and mention on it the date of its issue;

  • (b) consecutively number the certificate in the order of its issue;

  • (c) keep a record of the certificate in the order of its issue on the prescribed form;

  • (d) not issue the certificate in blank; and

  • (e) if possible, send a copy of the certificate to the deputy returning officer for the polling station on whose list of electors the name of the person to whom the certificate has been issued appears.

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