Canada Elections Act
Version of section 247 from 2003-01-01 to 2019-06-12:
Marginal note:Notification of issue of the writs
247 (1) Without delay after the issue of the writs, the Chief Electoral Officer shall inform the minister responsible for corrections in a province of their issue and of the location of administrative centres.
Marginal note:Designation of liaison officers
(2) On being informed of the issue of the writs, each minister responsible for corrections in a province shall
(a) inform the coordinating officer for that province of the issue of the writs;
(b) designate one or more persons to act as liaison officers in connection with the taking of the votes of electors; and
(c) inform the Chief Electoral Officer and the coordinating officer for that province of the name and address of each liaison officer.
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