Electoral Amendment Act 2017

8 Section 26 replaced (Returning Officer to make declaration)

Replace section 26 with:

26 Returning Officer to make declaration

(1)

Every Returning Officer must, before entering into the duties of office, declare that he or she will comply with section 203.

(2)

The declaration must—

(a)

be in a form that the Electoral Commission has approved; and

(b)

be witnessed as specified in the form.