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Local Elections (Northern Ireland) (Amendment) Order 2001

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This is a draft item of legislation. This draft has since been made as a UK Statutory Instrument: The Local Elections (Northern Ireland) (Amendment) Order 2001 No. 417

  1. Introductory Text

  2. 1.(1) This Order may be cited as the Local Elections...

  3. 2.In this Order— “the 1962 Act” means the Electoral Law...

  4. 3.(1) Section 41 of the 1962 Act (prohibition of unauthorised...

  5. 4.(1) Section 42 of the 1962 Act (limit on candiates'...

  6. 5.Omit sections 85 to 90 of the 1962 Act (withdrawal...

  7. 6.Omit section 95(3) of the 1962 Act (incapacity of candidate...

  8. 7.In section 96 of the 1962 Act (candidate or other...

  9. 8.For section 112(1) of the 1962 Act (incapacities resulting from...

  10. 9.In section 130(1) of the 1962 Act (interpretation)—

  11. 10.For rule 5(3) (nomination of candidates) of the local elections...

  12. 11.After rule 5 (nomination of candidates) of the local elections...

  13. 12.For rule 6(7) of the local elections rules (subscription of...

  14. 13.(1) Rule 10 (decisions as to validity of nomination papers)...

  15. 14.In rule 16 (the ballot papers) of the local elections...

  16. 15.(1) Rule 26 of the local elections rules (equipment of...

  17. 16.In rule 29(1)(f) of the local elections rules (admission to...

  18. 17.(1) Rule 34 of the elections rules (voting procedure) is...

  19. 18.For rule 36 of the local elections rules substitute: Voting...

  20. 19.In rules 41(1)(f) and 58(1)(c) of the local elections rules...

  21. 20.In the Appendix of Forms to the local elections rules,...

  22. 21.In that Appendix, in the form headed “Candidate’s consent to...

  23. 22.In that Appendix, for the form of the front of...

  24. 23.In that Appendix, in the form headed “Directions as to...

  25. 24.In that Appendix, in the form headed “Form of declaration...

  26. 25.For paragraph 8 of Schedule 8 to the 1962 Act...

  27. 26.After paragraph 5 of Schedule 9 to the 1962 Act...

  28. 27.After paragraph 27 of Schedule 9 to the 1962 Act...

  29. 28.Omit paragraph 31 of Schedule 9 to the 1962 Act...

  30. 29.(1) Paragraphs 18 and 29 of Schedule 1 to the...

  31. Signature

    1. SCHEDULE

  32. Explanatory Note

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