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.
47A Special votes may be returned by facsimile

(1)

Any elector to whom documents are issued under regulation 45 or regulation 45A may, after voting in the manner prescribed for special voters,—

(a)

if applicable, remove any gummed paper that is fixed over the consecutive number on the ballot paper or any voting paper; and

(b)

before the close of the poll, forward the ballot paper, any voting papers, and the declaration to the Electoral Commission by facsimile.

(2)

[Revoked]

Regulation 47A: inserted, on 16 May 2002, by regulation 25 of the Electoral Amendment Regulations (No 2) 2002 (SR 2002/96).

Regulation 47A heading: replaced, on 1 June 2014, by regulation 16(1) of the Electoral Amendment Regulations 2014 (LI 2014/122).

Regulation 47A(1): amended, on 1 June 2014, by regulation 16(2) of the Electoral Amendment Regulations 2014 (LI 2014/122).

Regulation 47A(1)(b): amended, on 1 June 2014, by regulation 16(3) of the Electoral Amendment Regulations 2014 (LI 2014/122).

Regulation 47A(1)(b): amended, on 1 October 2010, by section 32(1)(c) of the Electoral (Administration) Amendment Act 2010 (2010 No 26).

Regulation 47A(2): revoked, on 1 June 2014, by regulation 16(4) of the Electoral Amendment Regulations 2014 (LI 2014/122).