O-9 - Act respecting municipal territorial organization

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134. Where the council of the municipality affected by the annexation disapproves or fails to vote on the by-law, the by-law must be submitted for approval to the qualified voters of the territory affected by the annexation.
The Act respecting elections and referendums in municipalities (chapter E-2.2) applies for the purposes of the approval as if the by-law had been adopted by the council of the municipality affected by the annexation.
However, the duties of the clerk or secretary-treasurer provided for in that Act shall be carried out by the clerk or secretary-treasurer of the annexing municipality; the clerk or secretary-treasurer of the municipality whose territory is affected by the annexation shall, upon request, send any relevant document or information.
1988, c. 19, s. 134; 1993, c. 65, s. 38; 1997, c. 93, s. 136.
134. Where the council of the municipality affected by the annexation disapproves or fails to vote on the by-law, the by-law must be submitted for approval to the qualified voters of the territory concerned.
The Act respecting elections and referendums in municipalities (chapter E-2.2) applies for the purposes of the approval as if the by-law had been adopted by the council of the municipality affected by the annexation.
However, the duties of the clerk or secretary-treasurer provided for in section 133 and by the Act respecting elections and referendums in municipalities shall be carried out by the person appointed for that purpose by the Minister of Municipal Affairs.
1988, c. 19, s. 134; 1993, c. 65, s. 38.
134. Where the council of the municipality affected by the annexation disapproves or fails to vote on the by-law, the council of the annexing municipality may consider the by-law approved as if it had been approved under section 133 if an application signed by at least two-thirds of the interested persons of the area to be annexed is transmitted to it within 45 days after the date of disapproval of the by-law or, as the case may be, the date of expiry of the time prescribed for voting on the by-law.
The clerk or secretary-treasurer of the annexing municipality shall transmit a copy of the application to the other municipality as soon as possible.
1988, c. 19, s. 134.