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November 19, 1998
November 30, 1998 general election
Mr. Jacques Girard, Chief Electoral Officer of Québec, would like to inform electors that they have a last chance to register on the list of electors during the special revision, namely between November 18th and 25th inclusively.
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November 18, 1998
November 30, 1998 general election
Mr. Jacques Girard, Chief Electoral Officer of Québec, would like to inform electors that they have a last chance to register on the list of electors during the special revision, namely between November 18th and 25th inclusively.
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November 18, 1998
November 30, 1998 general election
Mr. Jacques Girard, Chief Electoral Officer of Québec, calls on the decency of the citizens of Québec and asks them to show tolerance for the opinions of others. He hopes that the unbecoming conduct observed in recent days such as the theft and alteration of signs will come to an end.
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November 17, 1998
November 30, 1998 general election

At the end of the period for filing nomination papers, Mr. Jacques Girard, Chief Electoral Officer of Québec, would like to inform the media of the profile of the candidacies received.

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November 16, 1998
November 30, 1998 general election
Mr. Jacques Girard, Chief Electoral Officer of Québec, would like to inform the public that 16,935 electors temporarily absent from Québec are registered to vote by mail in the November 30 general election. This is a record number of registrations. Indeed, 14,818 persons were registered for the 1995 referendum and 2,393 electors were registered for the September 12, 1994 general election.
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November 14, 1998
November 30, 1998 general election
Mr. Jacques Girard, Chief Electoral Officer of Québec, wishes to announce that as of 2:00 p.m. today, the deadline for filing nomination papers, a total of 657 candidacies had been submitted for the 125 electoral divisions.
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November 12, 1998
November 30, 1998 general election
Mr. Jacques Girard, Chief Electoral Officer of Québec, has just reached agreements that will allow electors held in Québec houses of detention and in federal houses of detention located in Québec to exercise their right to vote in the upcoming general election.
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November 12, 1998
November 30, 1998 general election
To inform the public about a little known category of election officers, Mr. Jacques Girard, Chief Electoral Officer of Québec, would like to draw the attention of the media to the role and duties of the revising officers who work in the 125 electoral divisions of Québec.
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November 6, 1998
November 30, 1998 general election
Mr. Jacques Girard, Chief Electoral Officer, would like to inform the public that a notice of entry on the list of electors is currently being delivered by mail to all households, in preparation for the November 30th general election. This is a first for general elections in Québec, and electors should have received their notice by no later than the evening of November 10th
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November 6, 1998
November 30, 1998 general election
Mr. Jacques Girard, Chief Electoral Officer of Québec, would like to inform electors who have temporarily left their domicile to study that they will be able to choose to exercise their right to vote either in the polling subdivision in which they are domiciled or the one in which they are residing for their studies. However, to exercise this choice, the student must make an application to the revision office attached to his new residence.
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November 6, 1998
November 30, 1998 general election
Mr. Jacques Girard, Chief Electoral Officer of Québec, would like to inform those electors who have temporarily left their domicile to study, work or stay in a hospital centre, a long-term care centre or a rehabilitation centre that they can choose to vote in the electoral division in which they are temporarily residing.
Categories : Provincial, General election 1998


November 6, 1998
November 30, 1998, general election
In preparation for the general election that will be held on November 30, 1998, the Chief Electoral Officer would like to inform the public of certain measures that will facilitate the exercise of the right to vote for persons domiciled or living in a hospital centre, a long-term care centre or a rehabilitation centre within the meaning of the Act respecting health services and social services. Indeed, measures are planned to allow electors who are unable to move about to register by mail on the list of electors and/or to vote in their room.
Categories : Provincial, General election 1998


November 4, 1998
November 30, 1998 general election
In preparation for the November 30th general election, Mr. Jacques Girard, Chief Electoral Officer of Québec, wishes to inform the public that the revision of the list of electors will take place between 11 a.m. and 9 p.m., from November 9th to 17th inclusively. Mr. Girard would like to remind all concerned that following the coming into force of the permanent list of electors of Québec, there is no longer an enumeration before the election. As a result, those persons who wish to vote in the upcoming election must make sure that their name is correctly entered on the notice of entry or on the list of electors that they will be receiving at their home in the next few days.
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November 3, 1998
November 30, 1998 general election
Given that 5,189,168 electors are registered before the revision of the lists of electors, Me Jacques Girard, Chief Electoral Officer of Québec, would like to inform the public that a political party that presents candidates in the 125 electoral divisions of Québec will be able to spend at least $2,594,584 during the election campaign. As for candidates, they will be able to spend on average $40,000 per electoral division.
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November 3, 1998
November 30, 1998 general election
Mr. Jacques Girard, Chief Electoral Officer of Québec, would like to inform the public that there are 5,189,168 electors currently registered on the lists of electors, as compared to the 4 832 291 electors who were registered at the time of the issue of the writ for the October 30, 1995 referendum.
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