Electoral Amendment Act 2002

62 Power to appoint polling places
  • (1) Section 155(1) of the principal Act is amended by omitting the words Governor-General, and substituting the words Chief Electoral Officer.

    (2) Section 155 of the principal Act is amended by repealing subsection (5), and substituting the following subsections:

    • (5) The Chief Electoral Officer may make the details of every appointment, revocation, alteration, or addition publicly available by any means that the Chief Electoral Officer considers appropriate.

    • (6) Subsection (5) does not limit section 147.