104 Main roll to be printed

(1)

The Electoral Commission must, at least once in each year, print a main roll for each district that contains a list of all persons whose names are lawfully on the electoral roll for the relevant district on a date to be fixed for the closing of the main rolls.

(2)

The date to be fixed for the purposes of subsection (1) shall,—

(a)

in the case of a year in which Parliament is due to expire, be fixed by the Governor-General by Order in Council published in the Gazette; and

(b)

in the case of any other year, be fixed by the Electoral Commission by notice in the Gazette.

(3)

Every main roll printed for any district under this section shall be the main roll for the district until a new main roll is printed for the district.

Compare: 1956 No 107 s 61; 1980 No 29 s 25(1)

Section 104(1): replaced, on 21 March 2017, by section 49 of the Electoral Amendment Act 2017 (2017 No 9).

Section 104(2)(a): amended, on 5 August 2013, by section 77(3) of the Legislation Act 2012 (2012 No 119).

Section 104(2)(b): amended, on 1 July 2012, by section 52(17)(p) of the Electoral (Administration) Amendment Act 2011 (2011 No 57).