164. In a municipality to which Chapter XIII applies, the nomination paper of an independent candidate must be accompanied with a writing signed by him in which he designates his official agent for the purposes of this chapter. The candidate may designate himself as his official agent. Except in that case, the writing must include the consent of the official agent and be countersigned by him.
1987, c. 57, s. 164; 2005, c. 28, s. 79.