(1) Section 70C(d) of the principal Act is repealed.
(2) Section 70C(f) of the principal Act is amended by repealing subparagraph (ii), and substituting the following subparagraph:
“(ii) that the party is intending to apply for registration on the Register of Political Parties in order to be registered at the date of dissolution or expiry of Parliament; and”.
(3) Section 70C of the principal Act is amended by repealing paragraph (g), and substituting the following paragraph:
“(g) whether or not the political party intends to submit a list under section 127 of the Electoral Act 1993 for the general election to be held in that year.”