Electoral (Administration) Amendment Act 2010

18 References to Electoral Commission
  • (1) Until the close of 30 September 2010, any reference to the Electoral Commission—

    • (a) in sections 4B to 4J of the principal Act must be read as a reference to the Electoral Commission established by section 4B of the principal Act; and

    • (b) in the following enactments must be read as a reference to both the Electoral Commission established by section 4 of the principal Act and the Electoral Commission established by section 4B of the principal Act:

      • (ii) Part 2 of Schedule 1 of the Ombudsmen Act 1975:

      • (iii) Schedule 4 of the Remuneration Authority Act 1977; and

    • (c) in any other enactment must be read as a reference to the Electoral Commission established by section 4 of the principal Act.

    (2) On and from 1 October 2010, any reference to the Electoral Commission in any enactment must be read as a reference to the Electoral Commission established by section 4B of the principal Act.