Referendum PEI Directive
Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Monday, April 8, 2019
Referendum Advertising Election Day Blackout Period
No person, corporation or organization shall transmit referendum advertising to the public in an electoral district on election day, April 23rd, 2019, before the close of all the polling stations in the electoral district. This blackout does not apply to the transmission of a message on the Internet that was placed before the blackout period began and was not changed during that period. The blackout also does not apply to the distribution of pamphlets or the posting of messages on signs, posters or banners during that period.
This directive is issued pursuant to s.6(3) and s.14 of the Electoral System Referendum Act.
Dated: April 08, 2019