Electoral Amendment Act 2002

48 Withdrawal of list of candidates
  • (1) Section 128C(2) of the principal Act is amended by omitting the word writs, and substituting the word writ.

    (2) Section 128C of the principal Act is amended by inserting, after subsection (2), the following subsection:

    • (2A) If a list of candidates is withdrawn under subsection (1), the deposit paid under section 127A must be returned to the party secretary, unless the party secretary submits another list of candidates in accordance with section 127.