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Newfoundland Regulation 1996


NEWFOUNDLAND REGULATION 4/96

NEWFOUNDLAND REGULATION 4/96

Schedule of Fees for Provincial Elections Order, 1996
under the
Election Act
(O.C. 96‑064)

(Filed January 26, 1996)

Under the authority of section 103 of the Election Act, the Lieutenant‑Governor in Council makes the following Order.

Dated at St. John's, January 26, 1996.

A. Faour
Deputy Clerk of the Executive Council

ORDER

Analysis


        1.   Short title

        2.   Repeal

        3.   Fees

        4.   Out of pocket expenses


Short title

        1. This Order may be cited as the Schedule of Fees for Provincial Elections Order, 1996.

Repeal

        2. The Schedule of Fees for Provincial Elections Order, 1994, Newfoundland Regulation 13/94, is repealed.

Fees

        3. The following fees with respect to elections under the Election Act are approved:


 

Person or Service

Fee

Returning officer

$3,000

Vacation pay payable to returning officers (4% of $3,000)

120

Election clerk

1,500

Vacation pay payable to election clerks (4% of $1,500)

60

Deputy returning officer

120

Poll clerk

100

Supervisor

140

Door guard

80

Messenger

65

Witness at official count

25

Officer in charge of a special poll

350

Officer in charge of special polls

350 for first poll plus $50 for
each additional special poll

Deputy returning officer for a special poll

180

Poll clerk for a special poll

140

Training per diem (returning officers and election clerks)

100

Training fee for deputy returning officers, poll clerks, supervisors

30

Attendance at recounts (per diem)

100

Attendance at controverted election trials (per diem)

100

Office rentals (returning officers's home)

300

Office rentals (public office rentals for returning officers)

600

Polling station rental fees (one polling station only)

100

Multiple polls (2 or more polling stations)

100 for first poll plus $50
for each additional poll

Telephone operator (election night)

50

Out of pocket expenses

        4. Returning officers and election clerks shall be reimbursed for out of pocket expenses as per Treasury Board travel rules.