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  • repealed
  • Electoral Referendum Act 2010: repealed, on 11 June 2012 (being on the close of the day that is 6 months after the date on which the result of the referendum was declared), by section 5(1).
46 Electoral Commission's decision on application
  • (1) If there are no grounds under section 45 to refuse an application, the Electoral Commission must, as soon as is reasonably practicable after receiving the application,—

    • (a) register the promoter; and

    • (b) notify the person who made the application of the date of registration of the promoter.

    (2) If there are grounds under section 45 to refuse an application, the Electoral Commission must, as soon as is reasonably practicable after receiving the application,—

    • (a) refuse the application; and

    • (b) notify the person who made the application of the refusal and the reasons.