Provincial Byelections Called in Five Ontario Ridings
Writs were issued today under Section 9.1 of the Election Act for byelections in the electoral districts of Etobicoke-Lakeshore, London West, Ottawa South, Windsor-Tecumseh and Scarborough-Guildwood.
The byelections will fill vacancies created in the provincial parliament.
Under the Election Act, elections must be called on a Wednesday and held the fifth Thursday after the date of the issue of the writ. Voting day will be Thursday August 1, 2013.