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CHIEF EXECUTIVE ELECTION ORDINANCE

Ord. No. 21 of 2001

A419


Section
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PART 5
Election and Polling
20.
Disqualification from being elected
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A449
21.
Postponement or adjournment of polling or counting of votes
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A451
22.
Termination of election proceedings
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A451
23.
The only candidate shall be returned
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A451
24.
A poll shall be conducted in contested election
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A453
25.
Voting by members of Election Committee
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A453
26.
Disqualification from voting
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A453
27.
System of voting
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A453
28.
Declaration and publication of result
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A455
29.
Winning candidate presumed to be duly elected
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A457
30.
Member of Legislative Council deemed to have resigned if appointed to be Chief Executive
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A457
31.
Winning candidate to declare he is not a member of political party
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A457
PART 6
Election Petitions
32.
Election may be questioned only by election petition made on specified grounds
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A459
33.
Who may lodge election petition
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A459
34.
Period within which election petition and appeal must be lodged
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A461
35.
Respondent to election petition
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A461
36.
Court to have jurisdiction to determine election petition
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A461
37.
Determination of election petition
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A463
38.
Acts of person not invalid if ruled not to be elected
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A463
39.
Time limit for legal challenges
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A463
40.
Chief Justice may make rules
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A465
PART 7
Miscellaneous
41.
Appointment of Returning Officers and assistants
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A465
42.
Offence to obstruct or hinder electoral officers
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A467
43.
Electoral Affairs Commission may give direction to electoral officers
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A467
44.
Death or incapacity of electoral officer not to terminate authority
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A469
45.
Candidates entitled to send letters to members of Election Committee free of postage
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A469