E-3.3 - Election Act

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309. The returning officer shall appoint an officer in charge of information and order at every place where a polling station is located.
The officer in charge of information and order shall have the following duties in particular:
(1)  to receive the electors and direct them towards the polling station corresponding to their polling subdivision;
(2)  to ensure accessibility to the polling stations and facilitate circulation therein;
(3)  to ensure that only one person at a time is admitted to a polling station;
(4)  to ensure that only the electors present on the premises of a polling station at closing time are admitted to exercise their right to vote;
(5)  to ensure that only persons authorized to be present on the premises of a polling station are present;
(6)  to inform the returning officer of any situation requiring his intervention.
1989, c. 1, s. 309.