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  • repealed
  • Electoral Referendum Act 2010: repealed, on 11 June 2012 (being on the close of the day that is 6 months after the date on which the result of the referendum was declared), by section 5(1).

Part 2
Provisions relating to referendum

Subpart 1Referendum on options for voting system

8 Referendum on day of general election
  • (1) On the day appointed for the polling to take place for the general election, a referendum of electors must be held on each of the questions about the voting system set out in Parts A and B of the referendum voting paper in Schedule 1.

    (2) Schedule 2 sets out the key characteristics of—

    • (a) the mixed member proportional representation voting system; and

    • (b) each of the options for the question in Part B of the referendum voting paper.