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  • repealed
  • Electoral Referendum Act 2010: repealed, on 11 June 2012 (being on the close of the day that is 6 months after the date on which the result of the referendum was declared), by section 5(1).

Counting of early votes

15 Time at which preliminary count of early votes must begin
  • Despite section 174C(5)(a) of the 1993 Act, if the conditions stated in section 174D(2) of that Act apply, each returning officer must, as soon as practicable after 2 pm on polling day, commence the preliminary count of early votes,—

    • (b) in the case of the referendum, in accordance with the requirements of section 17, with any necessary modifications.