GATINEAU, QC, Nov. 1, 2019 /CNW/ - Chief Electoral Officer of Canada Stéphane Perrault announced today that there will be a judicial recount of the votes in the electoral district of Port Moody–Coquitlam (British Columbia).
Following a validation of the results in the electoral district of Port Moody–Coquitlam (British Columbia), the difference between the two leading candidates was 153 votes. A candidate requested the recount.
The recount will be conducted by a judge of the Supreme Court of British Columbia and will begin on November 6, 2019, at 19198 Lougheed Highway, Pitt Meadows, British Columbia. The results of the recount will be published on Elections Canada`s website after the recount is completed.
More information on the judicial recount process is available at elections.ca.
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SOURCE Elections Canada
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