117. Every person presenting himself to vote shall, if requested by the deputy returning officer, the poll clerk, a candidate or his representative, make the following declaration before the deputy returning officer or the poll clerk:
“I declare under oath that I am a qualified elector and that I have not already voted in this election”.
If the elector refuses, he shall lose his right to vote in the current election. An indication of the oath or the refusal shall be entered in the poll book, in accordance with the form provided in Schedule II.
1989, c. 36, s. 117; 1999, c. 40, s. 115; 2002, c. 10, s. 54.