Electoral Referendum Act 2010

  • repealed
  • Electoral Referendum Act 2010: repealed, on 11 June 2012 (being on the close of the day that is 6 months after the date on which the result of the referendum was declared), by section 5(1).
5 Expiry
  • (1) This Act expires and is repealed on the close of the day that is 6 months after the date on which the result of the referendum is declared.

    (2) Despite subsection (1),—

    • (a) if section 26 (which provides for a fresh referendum in the case of a successful petition) applies, this Act expires and is repealed 6 months after the date on which the result of the fresh referendum is declared:

    • (b) if section 74 (which provides for the circumstance when there must be a review of MMP) applies, subpart 1 of Part 4 expires and is repealed—

      • (i) on 1 November 2012; or

      • (ii) 6 months after the date on which the result of the fresh referendum is declared, in the event that section 74 applies as a consequence of a fresh referendum being held.