Canada Elections Act
Version of section 53 from 2019-04-01 to 2023-05-17:
53 (1) If an elector so requests the Chief Electoral Officer in writing, information in the Register of Electors relating to that elector shall be used only for federal electoral or referendum purposes.
Marginal note:Restriction — Register of Future Electors
(2) If a future elector so requests the Chief Electoral Officer in writing, information in the Register of Future Electors relating to the future elector shall be used only for the purposes of
(a) updating the Register of Electors; or
(b) the transmission of information in the course of public education and information programs implemented under subsection 18(1).
- 2000, c. 9, s. 53
- 2018, c. 31, s. 43
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