Electoral (Administration) Amendment Act 2011

56 Amendments to Energy Companies Act 1992

(1)

This section amends the Energy Companies Act 1992.

(2)

Section 86A(1) is amended by omitting “Chief Registrar of Electors” and substituting “Electoral Commission”.

(3)

Section 86A(3) is amended—

(a)

by omitting “sections 64BB and 64BC of the Electoral Act 1956” and substituting “sections 116 and 117 of the Electoral Act 1993”; and

(b)

by omitting “under the Electoral Act 1956” and substituting “under the Electoral Act 1993”; and

(c)

by omitting “section 64A(8A) of the Electoral Act 1956” in each place where it appears and substituting in each case “section 113(9) of the Electoral Act 1993”.

(4)

Section 86A is amended by inserting the following subsection after subsection (3):

(3A)

Electoral Commission, in this section, means the Electoral Commission established by section 4B of the Electoral Act 1993.

(5)

Section 86A(4) is amended by omitting “expressions defined in the Electoral Act 1956” and substituting “expressions (other than Electoral Commission) defined in the Electoral Act 1993”.