2nd Session, 42nd Legislature
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THE ELECTION FINANCING AMENDMENT AND ELECTIONS AMENDMENT ACT
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(Assented to )
HER MAJESTY, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba, enacts as follows:
1 The Election Financing Act is amended by adding the following after section 117:
117.1 An amendment to this Act must be approved by at least 2/3 of all members of the Assembly.
2 The Elections Act is amended by adding the following after section 202:
202.1 An amendment to this Act must be approved by at least 2/3 of all members of the Assembly.
3 Despite section 117 of The Election Financing Act and section 202 of The Elections Act, this Act comes into force on the day it receives royal assent.
Under this Bill, any changes to The Election Financing Act or The Elections Act must be approved by at least two-thirds of all members of the Assembly.