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  • repealed
  • Electoral Referendum Act 2010: repealed, on 11 June 2012 (being on the close of the day that is 6 months after the date on which the result of the referendum was declared), by section 5(1).

Determination and declaration of result of referendum

19 Determination of results by Electoral Commission
  • As soon as practicable after receiving the results of the count from each returning officer, the Electoral Commission must ascertain, from the results of the count returned by each returning officer under section 18,—

    • (a) the total number of valid votes for all districts combined for each option for the question in Part A of the referendum voting paper; and

    • (b) the total number of valid votes for all districts combined for each option for the question in Part B of that paper; and

    • (c) the total number of informal votes for each Part of that paper.