Electoral Amendment Act 2017

84 Section 174F amended (Scrutineers for count of early votes)


Replace section 174F(3) with:


Every scrutineer must, before being allowed to act, declare that he or she will comply with section 203.


The declaration must—


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


be witnessed as specified in the form.


In section 174F(4), replace “1.30 pm on polling day” with “the time on polling day that is 30 minutes before the time determined under section 174C(5)(a) for the start of the count”.