Chief Referendum Officer of the Grand Council of the Crees (Eeyou Istchee) Declares the Finality of Result of the Cree Referendum Completed on October 14, 2007



    NEMASKA, Eeyou Istchee, QC, Oct. 29 /CNW Telbec/ - Please be advised
that, according to the Rules Respecting the Referendum for Approving the
Agreement Concerning a New Relationship between the Government of Canada and
the Cree of Eeyou Istchee, the eligible voters had five (5) days from the
announcement of the results on October 14th, 2007, that is to say until
October 19th, 2007, to request, upon signature of 15 of their number, a
recount of the referendum results, and that I received no such recount request
within the time prescribed or otherwise.
    Please also be advised that, according to these same rules, the eligible
voters had fifteen (15) days from the announcement of the results on October
14th, 2007, that is to say until October 29th, 2007, to request, upon
signature of 15 of their number, a review of the referendum results, and that
I received no such review request within the time prescribed or otherwise.

    Therefore, I deem these results to be final.

    Lawrence Jimiken
    Chief Referendum Officer

    The Referendum Committee concurs with this finding

    Referendum Result Report as Submitted on October 14, 2007
    <a href="http://www.gcc.ca/pdf/2007REF026.pdf">http://www.gcc.ca/pdf/2007REF026.pdf</a>




For further information:

For further information: Mr. Lawrence Jimiken, (819) 673-2126, cellular:
(514) 207 4468


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