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May 20, 2014
Electoral representation - The Commission de la représentation électorale begins updating the electoral map of Québec
Quebec City, May 20, 2014 – The chair of the Commission de la représentation électorale, Jacques Drouin, confirms that the CRE has begun to update the electoral map of Québec. The initiative has been undertaken in accordance with the Election Act, which stipulates that the electoral map must be reviewed when it has been in force for two general elections.
Categories : Provincial, CRE, 2015 electoral map, 2015 electoral map


October 3, 2013
DGEQ's ten recommendations for a healthy democracy
Québec City, October 3, 2013 – The Chief Electoral Officer of Québec, Mr. Jacques Drouin, unveiled today the DGEQ’s 2012-2013 annual report which includes that of the Commission de la représentation électorale du Québec (CRE). You can consult it at the following link: http://www.electionsquebec.qc.ca/english/about-us/dge-annual-reports.php
Categories : CRE, DGE


February 14, 2012
The Commission de la représentation électorale publishes its final report concerning Québec's new electoral map
Quebec City, February 14, 2012 – With today’s tabling of its final report, the Commission de la représentation électorale (CRE) has completed the process of revising Québec’s electoral map. The document entitled People are Moving, the Electoral Map is Changing – Québec’s Electoral Map for 2011 – Final Report follows the publication of the list of the 125 new electoral divisions in the Gazette officielle du Québec on October 20, 2011.
Categories : Electoral map 2008, Provincial, CRE, 2011 electoral map


January 26, 2012
In anticipation of the municipal general elections of November 2013 - Over 250 Québec municipalities will draw up their electoral map this year
Quebec City, January 26, 2012 – The Chief Electoral Officer of Québec and Chair of the Commission de la représentation électorale (CRE), Jacques Drouin, would like to point out that, in accordance with the Act respecting elections and referendums in municipalities (AERM), over 250 municipalities have to draw up their electoral map for the general elections of November 2013 by May 31, 2012.
Categories : CRE, Municipal, Territorial division


October 19, 2011
Electoral representation - The Commission de la représentation électorale makes a final decision concerning the new electoral map of Québec

 

Quebec City, October 19, 2011 – Following the five-hour debate held at the National Assembly on September 27 and 28, 2011, the Commission de la représentation électorale makes a final decision concerning Québec’s new electoral map. It may be recalled that the Commission is chaired by the Chief Electoral Officer, Jacques Drouin, and also includes two commissioners, Serge Courville and Bruno Jean, the latter recently appointed by the National Assembly.
Categories : Electoral map 2008, Provincial, CRE, 2011 electoral map


September 20, 2011
Revision of Québec's electoral map - The second report of the Commission de la représentation électorale is tabled at the Assembly National of Québec

 

Quebec City, September 20, 2011 – Jacques Drouin, Chairman of the Commission de la représentation électorale (CRE) and  Chief Electoral Officer of Québec,  has  confirmed that the revised proposal for establishing the boundaries of Québec’s electoral divisions was tabled today at the National Assembly of Québec. The tabling constitutes one of the stages stipulated in the Election Act toward the adopting of a new electoral map. The document represents a reviewed and improved version of the preliminary report released in March 2008. It takes into account observations made by Québec’s electors, MNAs and municipal elected officials during the 24 public hearings held during the spring of 2008 and before the National Assembly committee in September 2010.
Categories : Electoral map 2008, Provincial, CRE, 2011 electoral map


December 4, 2010
The CRE will be heard by the National Assembly Committee on September 14 and 15, 2010, concerning its proposed electoral map

On June 14 last, the Commission de la représentation électorale (CRE) received an invitation from the National Assembly Committee, with a view to examining Québec’s proposed new electoral map. The session will take place on September 14 and 15 next, at the National Assembly in Québec City.

The CRE was delighted to receive this invitation, which it had been expecting since the tabling of the preliminary report and the public hearings in the spring of 2008. The examination will cover both the proposal from the preliminary report and the revised draft proposal tabled by the CRE last March during the general consultations on Bill 78.

Categories : Electoral map 2008, Provincial, CRE, 2011 electoral map


December 2, 2010
Suspension of the work of the CRE on the revision of the electoral map

On November 23rd of this year, parliamentarians passed Bill 132 entitled An Act to suspend the electoral division delimitation process. The object of this bill is to suspend, until June 30, 2011, the electoral map revision process begun under the terms of the Election Act three years ago by the Commission de la représentation électorale.

Categories : Electoral map 2008, Provincial, CRE, 2011 electoral map


September 22, 2010
Appearance of the Commission de la représentation électorale before the Committee on the National Assembly on the new electoral map proposal

Appearance of the Commission de la représentation électorale before the Committee on the National Assembly on the new electoral map proposal

Categories : Electoral map 2008, Provincial, CRE, 2011 electoral map


September 2, 2010
The CRE will be heard by the National Assembly Committee on September 14 and 15, 2010, concerning its proposed electoral map

On June 14 last, the Commission de la représentation électorale (CRE) received an invitation from the National Assembly Committee, with a view to examining Québec’s proposed new electoral map. The session will take place on September 14 and 15 next, at the National Assembly in Québec City

The CRE was delighted to receive this invitation, which it had been expecting since the tabling of the preliminary report and the public hearings in the spring of 2008.  The examination will cover both the proposal from the preliminary report and the revised draft proposal tabled by the CRE last March during the general consultations on Bill 78.

Categories : Electoral map 2008, Provincial, CRE, 2011 electoral map


July 18, 2008
There's still time to make your opinion count!
Categories : Electoral map 2008, Provincial, CRE, 2011 electoral map


March 12, 2008
The Commission de la représentation électorale tables a preliminary proposal that provides for major changes
Categories : Electoral map 2008, Provincial, CRE, 2011 electoral map


January 22, 2008
Revision of the Québec Electoral Map. The Commission de la représentation électorale publishes its Program for 2008

Québec City, January 22, 2008 – The Chief Electoral Officer of Québec and chair of the Commission de la représentation électorale (CRE), Me Marcel Blanchet, has published the Commission's program for 2008, a process that will culminate in the revision of the Québec electoral map in order to ensure the fair and equitable representation of electors, taking into account population growth or decline in certain regions. Pursuant to the Election Act, the electoral map must be revised after every two elections. The last revision was done in 2001.

Categories : Electoral map 2008, Provincial, CRE, 2011 electoral map


April 14, 2005
Appointments to the Commission de la représentation électorale - Mr. Marcel Blanchet, Chief Electoral Officer of Québec and Chairman of the Commission de la représentation électorale, underscores the appointment of two new commissioners

Mr. Marcel Blanchet, Chief Electoral Officer of Québec and Chairman of the Commission de la représentation électorale (CRE), is pleased to underscore the appointment, by the Québec National Assembly, of Mr. Serge Courville and Mr. John P. Zacharias as new commissioners of the CRE. Mr. Courville and Mr. Zacharias took their oath of office yesterday.

Categories : CRE, DGE


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