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Cree-Naskapi Band Elections Regulations (SOR/88-315)

Regulations are current to 2022-11-16

SCHEDULE VIII(Section 52)Petition for Contestation

C A N A D A

PROVINCE OF QUEBEC

DISTRICT OF

SUPERIOR COURT

(or Provincial Court)

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Judicial district of blank line

Petitioner(s)

PETITION FOR CONTESTATION OF ELECTION RESULTS
(SECTION 78 OF THE CREE-NASKAPI (OF QUEBEC) ACT)

To one of the Honourable Judges of the Superior Court (or of the Provincial Court), District of blank line, the Petitioner(s) submits (submit):

  • 1 THAT the Petitioner(s) was a (were) candidate(s) for the position(s) of council member (were electors) in an election held for the blank line Band;

  • 2 THAT blank line was elected (by poll or acclamation) to the position of council member for that Band on blank line, 19blank line;

  • 3 THAT blank line was the Returning Officer at the said election;

  • 4 THAT the Petitioner(s) has (have), in accordance with subsection 78(1) of the Cree-Naskapi (of Quebec) Act, submitted to the Returning Officer on blank line, 19blank line, a written notice of contestation of the election of blank line as council member; a copy of this notice is appended hereto as exhibit A1;

  • 5 THAT the grounds for such contestation are:

(Here state the grounds of contestation of election as stated in subsection 78(2) of the Cree-Naskapi (of Quebec) Act. In the case of the grounds described in paragraph 78(2)(a) or (b) of that Act, allege that the grounds of contestation materially affected the result of the election.)

  • 6 The sum of two hundred dollars is deposited with this petition in conformity with subsection 78(4) of the Cree-Naskapi (of Quebec) Act.

WHEREFORE the Petitioner(s) requests

THAT the said election of blank line be declared invalid; and

THAT an order be issued to refund the deposit of two hundred dollars to the Petitioner(s).

SIGNED at blank line, on blank line, 19blank line

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Petitioner(s)

Prepared and submitted by

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Returning Officer
 
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