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Electoral Laws Amendment Act, No. 34 of 2003

Long title


To amend the Electoral Act, 1998, so as to limit the application of the Act with regard to municipal councils: to make new provision regarding applications for registration as a voter: to repeal obsolete provisions; to make new provision regarding voters‘ rolls, prisoners’ voting, special votes, voting hours, assistance to voters with disabilities, objections, review of voting districts, voting stations and conciliation in disputes; to change the Schedule; and to insert a new Schedule prescribing the system of representation in the National Assembly and provincial legislatures; and to amend the Electoral Commission Act, 1996, so as to make new provision regarding the registration of parties; and to provide for matters connected therewith.

Table of contents

SECTION TITLE
1. Substitution of section 3 of Act No. 73 of 1998...
2. Amendment of section 6 of Act No. 73 of 1998...
3. Amendment of section 7 of Act No. 73 of 1998...
4. Amendment of section 8 of Act No. 73 of 1998...
5. Amendment of section 16 of Act No. 73 of 1998...
6. Repeal of section 19 of Act No. 73 of 1998...
7. Insertion of sections 24A and 24B in Act No. 73 of 1998...
8. Repeal of section 32 of Act No. 73 of 1998...
9. Amendment of section 33 of Act No. 73 of 1998...
10. Amendment of section 36 of Act No. 73 of 1998...
11. Amendment of section 38 of Act No. 73 of 1998...
12. Substitution of section 39 of Act No. 73 of 1998...
13. Amendment of section 55 of Act No. 73 of 1998...
14. Amendment of section 56 of Act No. 73 of 1998...
15. Insertion of Part 6 of Chapter 4 Act No. 73 of 1998...
16. Amendment of section 59 of Act No. 73 of 1998...
17. Insertion of section 63A of Act No. 73 of 1998...
18. Amendment of section 64 of Act No. 73 of 1998...
19. Substitution of section 6 of Act No. 73 of 1998...
20. Amendment of section 67 of Act No. 73 of 1998...
21. Amendment of section 86 of Act No. 73 of 1998...
22. Insertion of section 103A in Act No. 73 of 1998...
23. Substitution of section 6 of Act No. 73 of 1998...
24. Amendment of Schedule 1 to Act No. 73 of 1998...
25. Insertion of Schedule 1A in Act No. 73 of 1998...
26. Amendment of section 15 of Act No. 51 of 1996...
27. Amendment of section 15A of Act No. 51 of 1996...
28. Amendment of section 16 of Act No. 51 of 1996...
29. Amendment of section 16 of Act No. 51 of 1996...
30. Insertion of section 16A of Act No. 51 of 1996...
31. Substitution of section 17 of Act No. 51 of 1996...
32. Short title
 
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