Canada Elections Act
121 (1) A polling station shall be in premises that are accessible to electors with a disability.
(2) If a returning officer is unable to secure suitable premises for a polling station that are accessible to electors with a disability, the returning officer may, with the prior approval of the Chief Electoral Officer, establish the polling station in premises that are not accessible to such electors.
Marginal note:Voting compartments
(3) Each polling station shall contain a sufficient number of voting compartments arranged so that each elector is screened from observation and may, without interference or interruption, mark their ballot.
Marginal note:Table or desk
(4) Each voting compartment shall be placed on a hard and smooth surface and shall have in it a suitable black lead pencil for the use of electors in marking their ballots.
- 2000, c. 9, s. 121
- 2018, c. 31, s. 84
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