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multiple voting

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(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) the practice of voting in more than one constituency in the same election

mul′tiple vot′ing


n.
the casting of ballots by a voter in different places in the same election.
[1900–05]
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Noun1.multiple voting - the act of voting in more than one place by the same person at the same election (illegal in U.S.)
balloting, vote, voting, ballot - a choice that is made by counting the number of people in favor of each alternative; "there were only 17 votes in favor of the motion"; "they allowed just one vote per person"
U.S.A., United States, United States of America, US, USA, America, the States, U.S. - North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean; achieved independence in 1776
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In connection with that right, the minimum number of directors of Couche-Tard to be elected annually would be increased from 3 to 11 and the holders of Class A multiple voting shares of Couche-Tard (the "Multiple Voting Shares") and the holders of Subordinate Voting Shares, each voting separately as a class, would be entitled to modify such minimum number of directors.
The Australian Electoral Commission (AEC) will refer 8,000 cases of multiple voting during the September 2013 federal election.
Serruya owns, directly or indirectly 4,233,332 Multiple Voting Shares.
In that respect, the Company will create a new class of preferred shares of unlimited number to be designated in the Articles of the Company as Variable Multiple Voting Shares.
announced that The Toronto Stock Exchange has approved its share repurchase program (the "program"), authorizing the Company to repurchase up to 2,685,370 Class A multiple voting shares (representing 5 % of the 53,707,412 Class A multiple voting shares issued and outstanding) and 12,857,284 Class B subordinate voting shares (representing 10 % of the 128,572,846 Class B subordinate voting shares of the public float) as at July 24, 2009.
Robin Hodgkins, President and CEO of Cogent Consulting, said that over the past year, several large money management firms that use ResearchTrak have successfully employed beta versions of BrokerTrak to collect information from more than 80 brokers, for use in multiple voting and ranking sessions.
This proposal includes the subordinate voting shares resulting from the conversion of all multiple voting shares other than those held by members of the Cosmos Capital Inc.
3 Amalco subordinate voting shares for each Global subordinate voting share and Global multiple voting shareholders will receive 0.
Duffar ceasing to be a full time employee of Cossette and in accordance with the Trust Agreement entered into between the holders of multiple voting shares, CIBC Mellon Trust Company and Cossette, the 2,039,921 multiple voting shares of Cossette beneficially owned by Mr.
40 per share on its outstanding multiple voting and subordinate voting shares, payable on February 1, 2006 to shareholders of record on January 18, 2006.
announced that The Toronto Stock Exchange has approved its share repurchase program (the "program"), authorizing the Company to purchase up to 2,693,860 Class A multiple voting shares (representing 5% of the 53,877,212 Class A multiple voting shares issued and outstanding) and 14,031,210 Class B subordinate voting shares (representing 10% of the 140,312,108 Class B subordinate voting shares of the public float) as at July 29, 2008.
9% of the Company's currently issued and outstanding subordinate voting shares and multiple voting shares of the Company.

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