Electoral (Administration) Amendment Act 2011

58 Amendments to Local Electoral Act 2001

(1)

This section amends the Local Electoral Act 2001.

(2)

The definition of Chief Registrar of Electors in section 5(1) is repealed.

(3)

Section 5 is amended by inserting the following definition in its appropriate alphabetical order:

Electoral Commission means the Electoral Commission established by section 4B of the Electoral Act 1993

(4)

Section 19ZC(2)(c)(i) is amended by omitting “Chief Registrar” and substituting “Electoral Commission”.

(5)

Section 30(2)(b)(i) is amended by omitting “Chief Registrar” and substituting “Electoral Commission”.

(6)

Section 38(4) is amended by omitting “Chief Registrar of Electors” and substituting “Electoral Commission”.

(7)

The heading to section 41 is amended by omitting Chief Registrar of Electors and substituting Electoral Commission.

(8)

Section 41(1), (2), and (3) are amended by omitting “Chief Registrar of Electors” and substituting in each case “Electoral Commission”.

(9)

Section 41(3) is amended by omitting “Chief Registrar must” and substituting “Electoral Commission must”.

(10)

Section 45 is amended by omitting “Chief Registrar of Electors” and substituting “Electoral Commission”.

(11)

Section 47(3) is amended by omitting “Chief Registrar of Electors” and substituting “Electoral Commission”.

(12)

Section 142(c) is amended by omitting “Chief Registrar of Electors” and substituting “Electoral Commission”.