7. The Government may order that the electors be consulted by referendum
(a) on a question approved by the National Assembly in accordance with sections 8 and 9, or
(b) on a bill adopted by the National Assembly in accordance with section 10.
As soon as the National Assembly is informed of the question or bill contemplated in the first paragraph, the Secretary General of the National Assembly shall notify the chief electoral officer thereof in writing.
The chief electoral officer shall send a copy of the notice to the returning officer of each electoral division.
1978, c. 6, s. 7; 1982, c. 62, s. 143; 1992, c. 38, s. 79.