241. A person offering himself as a candidate shall attach to his nomination paper
(1) his act of birth or any other identification paper prescribed by regulation;
(2) a letter from the leader of an authorized party recognizing him as a candidate of that party;
(3) a photograph in accordance with the standards prescribed by regulation and bearing on the back the signatures of two electors of the electoral division who know him.
The two electors who sign the photograph thereby attest that the photograph is that of the person offering himself as a candidate and that the given name, surname and address appearing on the nomination paper are those of that person.
Subparagraph 2 of the first paragraph does not apply to a person offering himself as a candidate who is the leader of an authorized party.
1989, c. 1, s. 241; 1995, c. 23, s. 21.