Naskapi and the Cree-Naskapi Commission Act
Version of section 83 from 2018-03-29 to 2023-03-20:
Marginal note:Requirements for approval of measures
83 (1) Except as provided in subsections 75(3) and 144(1), a matter shall be deemed to have been approved by the electors of the band at a special band meeting or referendum if
(a) the required minimum percentage of electors voted on the matter; and
(b) the majority of those voting voted in favour of the matter.
(2) In any vote at a special band meeting or referendum, an elector who does not cast an affirmative vote or a negative vote or who spoils his ballot shall be deemed not to have voted.
- 1984, c. 18, s. 83
- 2018, c. 4, s. 122(E)
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