Local Electoral Act 2001

88A What happens if same person elected to both territorial authority and local board or community board

(1)

This section applies if, at any elections held at the same time for a member or members of a territorial authority and a member or members of a local board or community board constituted in respect of part of the district of the territorial authority, a person is declared to be elected as a member of the territorial authority and that person is also declared to be elected as a member of the local board or community board (and that person is not deprived of either office by a recount under section 92 or on a petition under section 93).

(2)

If this section applies, the person declared to be elected to both offices must be treated as having vacated office as a member of the local board or community board, as the case may be.

Section 88A: inserted, on 25 December 2002, by section 33 of the Local Electoral Amendment Act 2002 (2002 No 85).

Section 88A heading: amended, on 8 August 2014, by section 76 of the Local Government Act 2002 Amendment Act 2014 (2014 No 55).

Section 88A(1): amended, on 8 August 2014, by section 76 of the Local Government Act 2002 Amendment Act 2014 (2014 No 55).

Section 88A(2): amended, on 8 August 2014, by section 76 of the Local Government Act 2002 Amendment Act 2014 (2014 No 55).