Electoral Regulations 1996

  • This version was replaced on 28 August 2017 to make corrections to regulations 4B, 18(2), 19(1) and (1)(b), 21(5)(a)(iv), 25(5), 26(3), 45(1)(b), (1)(b)(i), and (2), 46(2) and (7)(b), 49(1)(b)(i) and (2)(a), and form 15 in Schedule 1 under section 25(1)(i), (j)(ii), (iii), and (iv) of the Legislation Act 2012.
38 Procedure where vote allowed

(1)

If a Returning Officer allows a vote under regulation 37(2), that Returning Officer must identify the envelope with the declaration form when the vote is allowed and must place the envelope in a box specially set aside for the purpose.

(2)

If a Returning Officer allows a party vote under regulation 37(1A), that Returning Officer must identify the envelope with the declaration form when the party vote is allowed and must place the envelope in a box specially set aside for the purpose.

(3)

The boxes referred to in subclauses (1) and (2) must be boxes that can be securely closed.

Regulation 38: substituted, on 16 May 2002, by regulation 18 of the Electoral Amendment Regulations (No 2) 2002 (SR 2002/96).