ELECTION ACCOUNTABILITY AMENDMENT ACT, 2013 ELECTION ACCOUNTABILITY AMENDMENT ACT, 2012
HER MAJESTY, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta, enacts as follows:
Part 1 Election Act
Amends RSA 2000 cE‑1
1 The Election Act is amended by this Part.
6 Section 13.1 is amended
(b) by adding the following after subsection (5):
(6) On the request of the Chief Electoral Officer, a board of trustees of a school district or division or an operator of a private school or charter school shall, in accordance with a form provided by the Chief Electoral Officer, arrange for the collection of information referred to in section 13(2)(a) to (f) with respect to students who are at least 16 years of age enrolled in a school operated by that board or operator for disclosure to and use by the Chief Electoral Officer.
(7) Nothing in subsection (6) requires a student to provide the information referred to in section 13(2)(a) to (f), and the consent of the student’s guardian to the collection, use and disclosure of the information is required if the student is 16 or 17 years of age.
134(1) Section 6(b) of Part 1 comes into force on Proclamation.