40.2. The application to the Commission to maintain the same division into electoral districts must be made before 15 March of the calendar year preceding the year in which the general election is to be held and must be accompanied by the document referred to in section 12.1. The document must mention the number of electors in each of the electoral districts in force.
The Commission shall transmit to the municipality a certified copy of the decision confirming whether the municipality meets the conditions for maintaining the existing division into electoral districts or informing the municipality that it must follow the procedure set out in Division III for dividing its territory into electoral districts.
2007, c. 33, s. 7; 2011, c. 11, s. 15.