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September 14, 2006
The Chief Electoral Officer of Québec hereby makes known the list of political parties and of independent Members authorized
Categories : Provincial, Authorized political parties


August 9, 2006
Press Release no 6 – By-Elections of August 14, 2006
Categories : Provincial, By-elections


August 2, 2006
Special Revision and Advance Poll for the Pointe-aux-Trembles and Taillon By-elections
Québec City, August 2, 2006 – The Chief Electoral Officer of Québec, Me Marcel Blanchet, would like to remind the electors concerned that they may take advantage of the special revision and advance poll for the August 14th by-elections in the Pointe-aux-Trembles and Taillon electoral divisions. The special revision will take place today until August 10th, while the advance poll will be held on August 6 and 7, 2006.
Categories : Provincial, By-elections


July 29, 2006
Press Release no 4 – By-elections of August 14, 2005 - Fifteen Nomination Papers Accepted in the electoral divisions of Pointe-aux-Trembles and Taillon
Québec City, July 29, 2006 –– A total of 15 nomination papers have been accepted by the Chief Electoral Officer of Québec for the by-elections of August 14, 2006, in the electoral divisions of Pointe-aux-Trembles and Taillon. The deadline for filing of nomination papers is 2 p.m. today.
Categories : Provincial, By-elections


July 19, 2006
By-elections of August 14, 2006 - You Must be Entered on the List of Electors to Exercise your Voting Right

Québec City, July 19, 2006 –– The Chief Electoral Officer of Québec, Me Marcel Blanchet, would like to remind the public that only qualified electors who are registered on the list of electors can vote in the by-elections that are scheduled in the electoral divisions of Pointe-aux-Trembles and Taillon on Monday August 14, 2006. Me Blanchet would also like to mention that the revision of the list of electors in these electoral divisions will take place from July 24 to August 1, 2006.

Categories : Provincial, By-elections


July 13, 2006
By-elections of August 14, 2006 - Private Intervenors
Québec City, July 13, 2006 –– On the occasion of the by-elections scheduled in the electoral divisions of Pointe-aux-Trembles and Taillon on August 14, 2006, the Chief Electoral Officer of Québec, Me Marcel Blanchet, would like to clarify the rules governing the status of private intervenor.
Categories : Provincial, By-elections


July 11, 2006
Swearing in of the returning officer of the Matapédia electoral division

Québec City, July 11, 2006 –– The Chief Electoral Officer of Québec, Me Marcel Blanchet, would like to announce the swearing in of Mr Georges Roy, returning officer of Matapédia. In each electoral division in Québec, the returning officer performs all activities related to the holding of an Election or a referendum and ensures that the laws administered by the Chief Electoral Officer are being applied.

Categories : Provincial, DGE


July 11, 2006
By-elections Scheduled in the Electoral Divisions of Pointe-aux-Trembles and Taillon on August 14, 2006

Québec City, July 11, 2006 –– Under an order in council of the gouvernement du Québec signed today, the Chief Electoral Officer, Me Marcel Blanchet, will hold Elections on Monday, August 14, 2006, in the electoral divisions of Pointe-aux-Trembles and Taillon. Here are some key dates for the election:

Categories : Provincial, By-elections


June 26, 2006
Swearing in of the returning officers of 11 electoral divisions of Québec
Categories : Provincial, By-elections


June 21, 2006
Anyone Wishing to Run as an Independent Candidate Can be Authorized as of Now
Categories : Provincial, Provincial financing


June 21, 2006
The Chief Electoral Officer of Québec Publishes the Investigation Report of Retired Superior Court Judge, Me Jean Moisan

Québec City, June 21, 2006 – Following an investigation that led him to conclude that contributions were made to provincial political parties in violation of the Election Act, Me Jean Moisan has recommended certain modifications to the rules governing political party financing. The report containing the conclusions of this inquiry and Me Moisan's recommendations was published today by the Chief Electoral Officer, Me Marcel Blanchet, who appointed Me Moisan as an investigating commissioner last November.

Categories : Provincial, Provincial financing, DGE


June 20, 2006
The Chief Electoral Officer of Québec Publishes the 2005 Financial Reports of Provincial Political Parties
Categories : Provincial, Financial reports


June 6, 2006
By-elections in Outremont and Verchères - The Summary of Election Expense Returns for the By-elections of December 12 is Now Available
Categories : Provincial, Financial reports


May 23, 2006
The Chief Electoral Officer Publishes the Highlights of the Financial Reports of Provincial Political Parties for 2005

Today, the Chief Electoral Officer of Québec, Me Marcel Blanchet, is publishing the highlights of the financial reports of the 11 political parties of Québec for the financial year ending on December 31, 2005. In accordance with the provisions of the Election Act, the deadline for filing the financial reports of political parties was April 30, 2005.

Categories : Provincial, Financial reports


May 9, 2006
The Financial Reports of the Riding Associations of Political Parties are Available
The Chief Electoral Officer of Québec would like to remind media representatives that, in addition to the “national” financial reports, the financial reports of riding associations of provincial political parties have been available since April 1, 2006. In the case, for instance, of the Parti québécois and the Action démocratique du Québec / Équipe Mario Dumont, these financial reports include the lists of persons who made contributions of over $200. These reports of riding associations help to provide a complete picture of the financial situation of the political parties.
Categories : Provincial, Financial reports


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