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Elections Nova Scotia marks 100th anniversary of right to vote for women

Elections Nova Scotia marks 100th anniversary of right to vote for women

April 26, 2018
 

On this day in 1918, the Nova Scotia House of Assembly passed the Nova Scotia Franchise Act, which added women to the list of people eligible to vote in provincial elections, 160 years almost to the day after protestant male landowners were first given the right to vote.  

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April 26, 2018
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Cumberland South By-election – Nomination Fee Waived

Cumberland South By-election – Nomination Fee Waived  

April 18, 2018 


Chief Electoral Officer, Richard Temporale, is notifying registered parties and prospective candidates that, for the upcoming Cumberland South by-election, the nomination deposit will not be required as part of the nomination process outlined in Section 65(2)(b) of the Act.

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April 18, 2018
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Cumberland South By-election

Cumberland South By-election was June 19, 2018.
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July 12, 2018

UPDATED - Candidate and Party Spending Limits for Cumberland South By-election

Amounts in the Elections Act (updated to include CPI adjustments):
*Candidate Spending Limit adjustment is based on the number of electors on the Final List of Electors.

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Plebiscites to be held in Colchester and Annapolis Counties May 8, 2018

Plebiscites to be held in Colchester and Annapolis Counties May 8, 2018

April 13, 2018

 

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April 13, 2018
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Plebiscite in County of Annapolis in Districts 3 and 4

On Tuesday May 8, 2018 a plebiscite was conducted in the County of Annapolis in Districts 3 and 4
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May 10, 2018

 

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Annapolis County District #3
1119 electors. 99 voted.
Yes 90. No 9. Rejected ballots 0.

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Plebiscite in Municipality of the County of Colchester

On Tuesday May 8, 2018 a plebiscite was conducted in the Municipality of the County of Colchester in District 8
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May 10, 2018

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Colchester County District #8
1263 electors. 207 voted.
Yes 180. No 26. Rejected ballots 1.

 

May 8, 2018
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40th Provincial General Election Results and Statistics

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Information about the May 30th, 2017 Provincial General Election, including Volume I: Statement of Votes & Statistics, Volume II: Report on the Conduct of the May 30, 2017 Provincial General Election and Recommendations for Legislative Change are available on this website: https://electionsnovascotia.ca/election-data/past-results/may-2017

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Annual Report of the Chief Electoral Officer 2016-2017 Tabled

Annual Report of the Chief Electoral Officer 2016-2017 Tabled

September 25, 2017

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September 25, 2017
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Statement of Votes & Statistics Volume I - Tabled

Statement of Votes & Statistics Volume I - Tabled

September 25, 2017

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September 25, 2017
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