February 24, 2006
(Office of the Chief Electoral Officer)
The following is being distributed at the request of Wayne Green, Chief Electoral Officer:
The official addition of the votes for the February 21, 2006 by election in the Electoral District of Placentia & St. Mary�s was completed by the returning officer, Mr. William Woodman, 1234 Main Road, Dunville, NL A0B 1S0, at 9:00 a.m. on February 24, 2006. Mr. Woodman has certified the following votes cast for each candidate:
In keeping with Sections 163(1) and 163(3) of the Elections Act, the returning officer will forward to the Chief Electoral Officer a copy of the declaration of election of Mr. Felix Collins on Wednesday, March 9, 2006, 12 clear days following the official addition of the votes, for publication in the Newfoundland Gazette whereupon arrangements will be made to swear him in as the member of the House of Assembly for the Electoral District of Placentia & St. Mary�s.
Media contact: Isabel Collins, Director of Election Operations, (709) 729-0712
2006 02 24 11:30 a.m.
All material copyright the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador. No unauthorized copying or redeployment permitted. The Government assumes no responsibility for the accuracy of any material deployed on an unauthorized server.