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September 16, 2009
184 polling stations will be open on polling day

Québec City, September 16, 2009 –– In view of the by-election scheduled in the electoral division of Rousseau on Monday, September 21, 2009, the Chief Electoral Officer of Québec, Me Marcel Blanchet, would like to announce that a total of 184 polling stations, spread over 13 places of voting, will be open between 9:30 a.m. and 8 p.m. on polling day.

Categories : Provincial, By-elections


September 11, 2009
Special revision and advance poll in the Rousseau electoral division

Québec, September 11, 2009 – The Chief Electoral Officer of Québec, Me Marcel Blanchet, would like to remind electors who are interested that they can take advantage of the special revision and the advance poll for the by-election of September 21, 2009, in the Rousseau electoral division. The special revision will take place from September 9 to 17, 2009, while the advance poll will be held on September 13 and 14, 2009.

Categories : Provincial, By-elections


September 5, 2009
Five candidates have filed nomination papers for the Rousseau electoral division

Québec City, September 5, 2009 –– A total of five nomination papers have been accepted by the Chief Electoral Officer of Québec for the by-election that is scheduled on September 21, 2009, in the Rousseau electoral division. The period for filing nomination papers ends today at 2 p.m.

Categories : Provincial, By-elections


August 28, 2009
Various options are available to electors of the Rousseau electoral division to exercise their right to vote

Québec, August 28, 2009 – Marcel Blanchet, Chief Electoral Officer of Québec, would like to remind electors that various options are available to them to exercise their right to vote, in preparation for the September 21, 2009 by-election in the electoral division of Rousseau. Mr. Blanchet also wishes to recall that one of the prerequisites to be able to exercise their right to vote is to be entered on the list of electors. Electors will thus be able to vote on polling day or take advantage of advance polling. 

Categories : Provincial, By-elections


August 24, 2009
Private Intervenors

Québec City, August 24, 2009 –– In view of the by-election scheduled in the Rousseau electoral division on September 21, 2009, the Chief Electoral Officer of Québec, Me Marcel Blanchet, would like to remind the public about the rules governing the status of private intervenor.

Categories : Provincial, By-elections


August 20, 2009
Postal ballots for electors temporarily absent from Quebec

Québec City, August 20, 2009 –– The Chief Electoral Officer of Québec, Me Marcel Blanchet, would like to inform electors of the electoral division of Rousseau that they can register for the postal ballot right away if they will be outside Québec on polling day or during the advance poll scheduled on September 13 and 14, 2009 and if they cannot take advantage of the five days of voting at the office of the returning officer on September 11, 12, 15, 16 and 17, 2009.

Categories : Provincial, By-elections


August 20, 2009
Political contributions and election expenses: there are rules that must be followed

Québec, August 20, 2009 – Within the context of the upcoming September 21st by-election in the electoral division of Rousseau, Marcel Blanchet, Chief Electoral Officer of Québec, would like to remind electors and candidates about the main rules found in the Election Act regarding political contributions and the control of election expenses. As for the rules concerning election expenses, they apply starting today, August 20th, until the close of polling stations on September 21st of this year.

Categories : Provincial, By-elections


August 19, 2009
By-election in the Electoral Division of Rousseau on September 21, 2009

Québec City, August 19, 2009 –– By virtue of a writ of the government of Québec issued today, the Chief Electoral Officer, Me Marcel Blanchet, has to hold election on Monday, September 21, 2009, in the electoral division of Rousseau.

Categories : Provincial, By-elections


June 6, 2009
By-elections on June 22, 2009. 16 Candidates have Filed Nomination Papers for the Rivière-du-Loup and Marguerite-Bourgeoys Electoral Divisions
Québec City, June 6, 2009 –– A total of 16 nomination papers have been accepted by the Chief Electoral Officer of Québec for the by-elections that are scheduled on June 22, 2009 in the Rivière-du-Loup and Marguerite-Bourgeoys electoral divisions. The period for filing nomination papers ends today at 2 p.m.
Categories : Provincial, By-elections


May 27, 2009
Press release no. 5 – June 22, 2009 by-elections. The "Are you registered on the list of electors?" notice: an important source of information for electors
Québec, May 27, 2009 –– In preparation for the upcoming June 22nd by-elections in the electoral divisions of Rivière-du-Loup and Marguerite-Bourgeoys, Marcel Blanchet, Chief Electoral Officer, wishes to remind electors that the "Are you registered on the list of electors?" notice, which is being distributed to their domicile this week, is an important source of information. Not only does this notice allow electors to check whether their name is correctly entered on the list of electors, it also provides them with information concerning the place where they can register, make corrections, or have a person struck from the list. Approximately 55,000 notices will be distributed (23,000 in Rivière-du-Loup and 35,000 in Marguerite-Bourgeoys) over the next few days to as many addresses in the two electoral divisions holding by-elections.
Categories : Provincial, By-elections


May 20, 2009
By-elections in the electoral divisions of Rivière-du-Loup and Marguerite-Bourgeoys on June 22, 2009
Québec, May 20, 2009 –– Pursuant to an order of the Government of Québec issued today, Marcel Blanchet, Chief Electoral Officer, must hold an election on Monday, June 22, 2009 in the electoral divisions of Rivière-du-Loup and Marguerite-Bourgeoys.
Categories : Provincial, By-elections


May 20, 2009
By-elections of June 22, 2009 - Postal ballots for electors temporarily absent from Québec
Québec City, May 20, 2009 –– The Chief Electoral Officer of Québec, Me Marcel Blanchet, would like to inform electors of the electoral divisions of Rivière-du-Loup and Marguerite-Bourgeoys that they can register for the postal ballot right away if they will be outside Québec on polling day or during the advance poll scheduled on June 14 and 15, 2009.
Categories : Provincial, By-elections


May 20, 2009
June 22, 2009 by-elections - Political contributions and election expenses: there are rules that must be followed
Québec, May 20, 2009 – Within the context of the upcoming June 22nd by-elections in the electoral divisions of Rivière-du-Loup and Marguerite-Bourgeoys, Marcel Blanchet, Chief Electoral Officer of Québec, would like to remind electors and candidates about the main rules found in the Election Act regarding political contributions and the control of election expenses. As for the rules concerning election expenses, they apply starting tomorrow, May 21st, until the close of polling stations on June 22nd of this year.
Categories : Provincial, By-elections


May 20, 2009
June 22, 2009 by-elections - Various options are available to electors to exercise their right to vote
Québec, May 20, 2009 – Marcel Blanchet, Chief Electoral Officer of Québec, would like to remind electors that various options are available to them to exercise their right to vote, in preparation for the June 22, 2009 by-elections in the electoral divisions of Rivière-du-Loup and Marguerite-Bourgeoys. Mr. Blanchet also wishes to recall that one of the prerequisites to be able to exercise their right to vote is to be entered on the list of electors. Electors will thus be able to vote on polling day or take advantage of advance polling.
Categories : Provincial, By-elections


September 29, 2008
Results on-line
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