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July 12, 2010
Guilty verdict announced in the Montréal region

QuébecCity, July 12, 2010 – Québec Chief Electoral Officer Marcel Blanchet wishes to inform the public that a verdict of guilty has been announced in a case involving infractions of the Election Act.

Categories : Provincial, Infractions of the Electoral Act


July 5, 2010
Results on-line: the preliminary results of by-election of Vachon will be available on-line after 8:00 p.m.
Categories : Provincial, By-elections


June 21, 2010
The Chief Electoral Officer publishes the financial reports of provincial political parties for 2009

Québec, June 21, 2010 –– Marcel Blanchet, Chief Electoral Officer of Québec, today announces the publication of the financial reports of Québec’s political parties for the  fiscal year ended on December 31, 2009. In accordance with the provisions of the Election Act, the deadline for filing financial reports for 2009 for political parties was April 30th of this year, whereas it was April 1st for authorities and other authorized entities. The Chief Electoral Officer presents these reports in a document with over 900 pages which also contains information on the financial position of provincial political parties. To learn more about the financial reports, interested persons can consult the document entitled "Statistiques sur les rapports financiers des partis politiques," which is notably available on the website of the Chief Electoral Officer at www.electionsquebec.qc.ca.

Categories : Provincial, Provincial financing


June 4, 2010
By-election in the electoral division of Vachon on July 5, 2010

By-election in the electoral division of Vachon on July 5, 2010

Categories : Provincial, By-elections


February 18, 2010
The Directeur général des élections appearing before the Commission des institutions – Documents Submitted
Categories : Provincial, Provincial financing


January 18, 2010
Wanted: A Major Democracy Player in the Saint-Laurent Electoral Division

 

Quebec City, January 18, 2010 – The Chief Electoral Officer of Québec has launched a recruitment campaign to fill the position of returning officer in the Saint-Laurent electoral division of Québec. The campaign is looking to appoint a major democracy player whose mandate will be to represent the Chief Electoral Officer in this electoral division Main duties will include organizing and holding electoral events such as general elections and by-elections. The deadline for submitting applications is February 5, 2010. The returning officer, who will be selected in an impartial three-stage process, will be appointed for a 10-year period.
Category : Provincial


January 18, 2010
Wanted: A Major Democracy Player in the Verdun Electoral Division

 

Quebec City, January 18, 2010 – The Chief Electoral Officer of Québec has launched a recruitment campaign to fill the position of returning officer in the Verdun electoral division of Québec. The campaign is looking to appoint a major democracy player whose mandate will be to represent the Chief Electoral Officer in this electoral division Main duties will include organizing and holding electoral events such as general elections and by-elections. The deadline for submitting applications is February 5, 2010. The returning officer, who will be selected in an impartial three-stage process, will be appointed for a 10-year period.
Category : Provincial


January 18, 2010
Wanted: A Major Democracy Player in the Pontiac Electoral Division

Quebec City, January 18, 2010 – The Chief Electoral Officer of Québec has launched a recruitment campaign to fill the position of returning officer in the Pontiac electoral division of Québec. The campaign is looking to appoint a major democracy player whose mandate will be to represent the Chief Electoral Officer in this electoral division Main duties will include organizing and holding electoral events such as general elections and by-elections. The deadline for submitting applications is February 5, 2010. The returning officer, who will be selected in an impartial three-stage process, will be appointed for a 10-year period.

Category : Provincial


January 18, 2010
Wanted: A Major Democracy Player in the Nelligan Electoral Division

 

Quebec City, January 18, 2010 – The Chief Electoral Officer of Québec has launched a recruitment campaign to fill the position of returning officer in the Nelligan electoral division of Québec. The campaign is looking to appoint a major democracy player whose mandate will be to represent the Chief Electoral Officer in this electoral division Main duties will include organizing and holding electoral events such as general elections and by-elections. The deadline for submitting applications is February 5, 2010. The returning officer, who will be selected in an impartial three-stage process, will be appointed for a 10-year period.
Category : Provincial


January 18, 2010
Wanted: A Major Democracy Player in the Jeanne-Mance-Viger Electoral Division

Quebec City, January 18, 2010 – The Chief Electoral Officer of Québec has launched a recruitment campaign to fill the position of returning officer in the Jeanne-Mance-Viger electoral division of Québec. The campaign is looking to appoint a major democracy player whose mandate will be to represent the Chief Electoral Officer in this electoral division Main duties will include organizing and holding electoral events such as general elections and by-elections. The deadline for submitting applications is February 5, 2010. The returning officer, who will be selected in an impartial three-stage process, will be appointed for a 10-year period.

Category : Provincial


January 18, 2010
Wanted: A Major Democracy Player in the Deux-Montagnes Electoral Division

 

Quebec City, January 18, 2010 – The Chief Electoral Officer of Québec has launched a recruitment campaign to fill the position of returning officer in the Deux-Montagnes electoral division of Québec. The campaign is looking to appoint a major democracy player whose mandate will be to represent the Chief Electoral Officer in this electoral division Main duties will include organizing and holding electoral events such as general elections and by-elections. The deadline for submitting applications is February 5, 2010. The returning officer, who will be selected in an impartial three-stage process, will be appointed for a 10-year period.
Category : Provincial


January 18, 2010
Wanted: A Major Democracy Player in the Châteauguay Electoral Division

 

Quebec City, January 18, 2010 – The Chief Electoral Officer of Québec has launched a recruitment campaign to fill the position of returning officer in the Châteauguay electoral division of Québec. The campaign is looking to appoint a major democracy player whose mandate will be to represent the Chief Electoral Officer in this electoral division Main duties will include organizing and holding electoral events such as general elections and by-elections. The deadline for submitting applications is February 5, 2010. The returning officer, who will be selected in an impartial three-stage process, will be appointed for a 10-year period.
Category : Provincial


January 11, 2010
The Chief Electoral Officer of Québec and the Institut du Nouveau Monde invite the public to attend hearings on January 16th and 17th, 2010

 

Quebec, January 8, 2010 – The Chief Electoral Officer of Québec (DGE) and the Institut du Nouveau Monde (INM) invite the public to attend hearings concerning the Citizen's jury on political party financing. The hearings will take place on January 16th and 17th, from 9:30 am to 4:30 pm, at the Musée national des Beaux-arts du Québec, in Quebec City.  
Categories : Provincial, Provincial financing


November 16, 2009
Two guilty pleas in Montérégie

Québec City, November 16, 2009 – Marcel Blanchet, Québec’s Chief Electoral Officer, wishes to inform the population that two guilty pleas have been entered in a case involving offences under the Election Act.

Categories : Provincial, Infractions of the Electoral Act


November 16, 2009
A guilty plea was entered and a guilty verdict handed down in the Montreal area

Québec City, November 16, 2009 – Marcel Blanchet, Québec’s Chief Electoral Officer, wishes to inform the population that guilty pleas have been entered and guilty verdicts handed down in two cases involving offences under the Election Act .

Categories : Provincial, Infractions of the Electoral Act


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