95C Power to retain name on roll

Where, within 14 days after the day on which a notice under section 95A(1) or section 96(2) is served on the person objected to,—

(a)

the person objected to; or

(b)

the person who, under section 12(1) of the Protection of Personal and Property Rights Act 1988, is the welfare guardian for the person objected to; or

(c)

the attorney appointed by the person objected to under an enduring power of attorney,—

provides the Electoral Commission with evidence that satisfies the Electoral Commission that the person objected to is qualified to be on the roll, the name of the person objected to shall be retained on the roll and the Electoral Commission must notify the parties accordingly.

Section 95C: inserted, on 6 December 1995, by section 28 of the Electoral Amendment Act (No 2) 1995 (1995 No 61).

Section 95C: amended, on 21 March 2017, by section 39(a) of the Electoral Amendment Act 2017 (2017 No 9).

Section 95C: amended, on 21 March 2017, by section 39(b) of the Electoral Amendment Act 2017 (2017 No 9).

Section 95C: amended, on 21 March 2017, by section 39(c) of the Electoral Amendment Act 2017 (2017 No 9).