Electoral Amendment Act 2002

Part 5
Miscellaneous provisions

99 Schedule 1 of principal Act amended
  • Schedule 1 of the principal Act is amended by adding the following clause:

    14 Commission may state case for opinion of High Court
    • (1) The Commission may, at any time, state a case for the opinion of the High Court on any question of law arising in any matter before it.

      (2) The High Court may order the removal into the Court of Appeal of any case stated for the opinion of the High Court under this section.

      (3) The High Court or the Court of Appeal, as the case may be, must hear and determine the question, and must remit the case with its opinion to the Commission.