E-2.3 - Act respecting school elections to elect certain members of the boards of directors of English-language school service centres

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84. Subject to section 84.2, the returning officer shall recommence election proceedings to fill an office on an English-language school service centre’s board of directors, where
(1)  no person is nominated as a candidate for the office before the end of the period prescribed for filing nomination papers or all the persons nominated have withdrawn before the end of the period;
(2)  every candidate for the office withdraws after the end of the period referred to in paragraph 1 but before the close of the poll;
(3)  a candidate for the office dies after the end of the period referred to in paragraph 1 but before the close of the poll;
(4)  all the ballot papers placed in the ballot box in favour of the candidates for the office have been rejected during the counting of the votes or, as the case may be, during the recount.
1989, c. 36, s. 84; 2002, c. 10, s. 36; 2020, c. 12020, c. 1, s. 264.
84. Subject to section 84.2, the returning officer shall recommence election proceedings to fill an office on the council of commissioners, where
(1)  no person is nominated as a candidate for the office before the end of the period prescribed for filing nomination papers or all the persons nominated have withdrawn before the end of the period;
(2)  every candidate for the office withdraws after the end of the period referred to in paragraph 1 but before the close of the poll;
(3)  a candidate for the office dies after the end of the period referred to in paragraph 1 but before the close of the poll;
(4)  all the ballot papers placed in the ballot box in favour of the candidates for the office have been rejected during the counting of the votes or, as the case may be, during the recount.
1989, c. 36, s. 84; 2002, c. 10, s. 36.
84. If a candidate dies after the nomination period but before the close of the poll, the returning officer shall hold a new nomination period for that electoral division between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. on the second following Friday. The poll shall be held on the third subsequent Sunday.
The returning officer shall publish a public notice as soon as possible informing the electors of the new nomination period and new polling day.
1989, c. 36, s. 84.