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The Representation of the People (Welsh Forms) Order 1989

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4.  Each of the forms set out in Schedule 1 to this Order is hereby prescribed as the version partly in Welsh and partly in English which shall be used:

(a)in the case of form 1, at a parliamentary election in Wales in place of the notice required by rule 29(5) of the parliamentary elections rules in Schedule 1 to the 1983 Act (voting compartment notice)(1);

(b)in the case of form 2, as the proxy paper to be issued by the registration officer in Wales in place of form D (proxy paper) in Schedule 2 to the Representation of the People Regulations 1986(2); and

(c)in the case of forms 3, 4 and 5, at a parliamentary election in Wales in place of forms H, J and K (declarations of identity), respectively, in Schedule 2 to the Representation of the People Regulations 1986.


Rule 29(5) was amended by paragraph 79 of Schedule 4 to the Representation of the People Act 1985.


S.I. 1986/1081; the form of proxy paper was amended by regulation 6 of, and paragraph 1 of Part I of Schedule 4 to, the European Parliamentary Elections Regulations 1986 (S.I. 1986/2209) (the citation of which has been amended by section 3(1)(b) and (2)(b) of the European Communities (Amendment) Act 1986 (c. 58) on the coming into force of the Single European Act (Cmnd. 9758) on 1st July 1987).

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