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Name: The Local Electoral Act 2001 (No. 35 of 2001).
Country: New Zealand
Subject(s): Constitutional law
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2001-05-29
Entry into force:
ISN: NZL-2001-L-83901
Bibliography: Act on-line Act on-line New Zealand Legislation, Parliamentary Council Office PDF PDF (consulted on 2010-06-17)
Abstract/Citation: Part 1 - Preliminary provisions
Part 1A - Representation arrangements for elections of territorial authorities, regional councils, and community boards
Part 2 - Local elections and polls
Part 3 - Conduct of elections and polls
Part 4 - Disputed elections and polls
Part 5 - Electoral expenses
Part 6 - Term of elected members and extraordinary vacancies
Part 7 - Offences
Part 8 - Miscellaneous provisions

Schedule 1 - New Zealand method of counting single transferable votes [Repealed]
Schedule 1A - Provisions relating to Māori wards and Māori constituencies
Schedule 2 - Return of electoral expenses and electoral donations
Schedule 3 - Enactments amended
Schedule 4 - Repeals and revocations

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