Electoral Amendment Act 2017

33 Section 89F amended (Procedure following inquiry under section 89D)

(1)

Replace section 89F(1) with:

(1)

If, following an inquiry under section 89D, the Electoral Commission receives notice under section 89D(5)(b) that an elector has changed his or her place of residence and now resides in another electoral district, the Electoral Commission—

(a)

must, in accordance with section 98(1)(a), remove the elector’s name from the roll for the district in which the elector previously resided; and

(b)

must, in accordance with section 89, register that elector on the roll for the district in which the elector resides.

(2)

In section 89F(2) and (3), replace “Registrar” with “Electoral Commission” in each place.