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Government of Wales Act 2006

Paragraphs 5 and 6: No dual constituency and regional candidacy

794.These paragraphs amend GoWA to prevent dual candidacy (see section 7(5) and (6) of this Act ), ensuring that candidates for election to the Assembly in the 2007 election cannot stand for election both as a member for a constituency and as a member for an electoral region. An individual will only be able to be a candidate to be elected to the Assembly to represent either a constituency or a region.

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