30.8. If, during the election period within the meaning of section 206.1, it comes to the attention of the chief electoral officer that, subsequent to an error, emergency or exceptional circumstance, a provision referred to in section 30.4 does not meet the demands of the resultant situation, the chief electoral officer may adapt the provision in order to achieve its object.
The chief electoral officer shall first inform the Minister of Education, Recreation and Sports of the decision he intends to make.
Within 30 days following polling day, the chief electoral officer shall transmit to the President or the Secretary General of the National Assembly a report of the decisions made pursuant to the first paragraph. The President shall table the report in the National Assembly within 30 days of receiving it or, if the National Assembly is not in session, within 30 days of resumption.
2002, c. 10, s. 11; 2005, c. 28, s. 195.