Electoral Amendment Act 2002

47 Acceptance or rejection of lists by Chief Electoral Officer
  • Section 128 of the principal Act is amended by repealing subsection (1), and substituting the following subsection:

    • (1) The Chief Electoral Officer must reject a list submitted under section 127—

      • (a) if the list is not submitted by a political party registered under Part IV; or

      • (b) if the list is not lodged with the Chief Electoral Officer by noon on nomination day; or

      • (c) if the list does not contain the name of at least 1 candidate; or

      • (d) if the list is not accompanied by the declaration required by section 127(3A); or

      • (e) if the deposit required by section 127A is not paid by noon on nomination day.