GATINEAU, QC, July 23, 2019 /CNW/ - On July 23, 2019, the Federal Court of Canada ruled on the matter of Chani Aryeh-Bain et al. vs. The Chief Electoral Officer of Canada. This ruling directs the CEO to reconsider his decision not to recommend moving the election date.
"Elections Canada will act in a timely manner in accordance with the directions provided by the Court. I will make public my final decision as soon as possible.
Elections Canada remains committed to fostering meaningful opportunities for all Canadians to participate in the federal election."
- Stéphane Perrault, Chief Electoral Officer of Canada
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