Québec, October 12, 2005 –– Taking advantage of this occasion, Mr. Marcel Blanchet, Chief Electoral Officer of Québec, wishes to announce that new political parties have been authorized at the municipal level:
New authorized political parties
|City||Name of party||Leader||Official representative|
|Beauharnois||Équipe Daniel Charlebois||Daniel Charlebois||Sylvie Léger|
|Richelieu||Coalition richeloise||Jacques Ladouceur||Johanne Caissy|
|Saint-Hyacinthe||Vision Saint-Hyacinthe||Claude Morin||Brigitte Robert|
|Stoneham-et-Tewkesbury||Équipe des cantons unis||Gaétane G. St-Laurent||Jacques Gunn|
Mr. Blanchet agreed to the request of the leaders of these political parties in accordance with the provisions of the Act respecting elections and referendums in municipalities.
These new authorizations bring to 163 the number of municipal political parties that hold an authorization under the Act respecting elections and referendums in municipalities.
You will find the addresses to contact the aforementioned parties in the section “Authorized independant candidates and political party” on the website of the Chief Electoral Officer at the following address: www.electionsquebec.qc.ca.