122. Corporations, commercial partnerships and associations, provided that they have paid their municipal taxes or dues payable on the preceding 31 December shall also be entered on the electoral list:
(a) if they are entered on the assessment roll in force in the municipality, for at least the twelve months preceding 1 September in the year in which the election is held, as owners of a taxable immoveable or
(b) if, for at least the same period of twelve months, they are tenants, in the municipality, of a taxable immoveable, office or place of business.
They shall vote through a representative authorized for that purpose by a resolution of the board of directors, a copy whereof shall be filed at the office of the clerk of the municipality between the date of publication of the election notice and the 8th of October following. At the time of voting, such representative must be of full age, a Canadian citizen and an employee, director or member of the corporation, commercial partnership or association on whose behalf he votes.
The returning officer shall give, in an English newspaper or in a French newspaper circulating in the municipality, public notice to the corporations, commercial partnerships and associations contemplated in this section, at least twice, with an interval of one week, between the date of publication of the election notice and the 1st of October following, reproducing the provisions of the first paragraph.
R. S. 1964, c. 193, s. 129; 1968, c. 55, s. 42; 1969, c. 55, s. 11; 1974, c. 47, s. 5.