17. If the officer has received only one valid nomination by the end of the nomination period, he or she shall declare this candidate designated. The officer shall then complete the certificate of election by acclamation in accordance with Schedule II and send a copy of this certificate and nomination paper to the minister within 3 days. Within the same period, he or she shall send the original documents to the president and executive director of the institution.
Not later than 10 days before the date of the designations, the president and executive director must post a notice indicating the name of the person designated and the fact that there will not be an election, in an area accessible to the members of the designation college in all of the institution’s facilities.