Electoral (Administration) Amendment Act 2010

Part 2
Consequential amendments and transitional provisions

15 Interpretation
  • In this Part, unless the context requires otherwise,—

    existing Chief Electoral Officer means the Chief Electoral Officer appointed under section 18 of the principal Act

    existing Electoral Commission means the Electoral Commission established by section 4 of the principal Act

    new Electoral Commission means the Electoral Commission established by section 4B of the principal Act as inserted by section 4 of this Act

    previous employer, in relation to a transferred employee, means the employer of that employee immediately before 1 October 2010

    transferred employee means a person who,—

    • (a) immediately before 1 October 2010, was employed by the Ministry of Justice or the existing Electoral Commission; and

    • (b) is transferred to the new Electoral Commission under section 20 or 23.