National Elections Date For Elections Of Deputies And Senators - Full Text Of The Rule

Original Language Title: ELECCIONES NACIONALES FECHA PARA LAS ELECCIONES DE DIPUTADOS Y SENADORES - Texto completo de la norma

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NATIONAL ELECTIONS Law 26.495 Please note on June 28 as the date for the elections of National Senators and Deputies. Posted: March 26, 2009 promulgated: March 26, 2009

The Senate and Chamber of Deputies of the Argentine Nation assembled in Congress, etc. sanction with force of Law:

ARTICLE 1 Please note, for the sole time and exceptionally, on 28 June 2009 as the date for the elections of national deputies for the period 2009-2013 and, in the appropriate districts, for the elections of national senators for the period 2009-2015. ARTICLE 2 The national executive branch shall make the call to the electorate of the Argentine Nation for, at the date specified in article 1 of the Constitution, to elect national deputies and senators as appropriate to each district under article 54 of the National Electoral Code, approved by Law 19.945 (t.o. by Decree 2135 of 18 August 1983), its amendments and in accordance with this law. Article 3 The elections of national deputies and senators shall be held in accordance with the electoral system established in Title VII, Chapters II and III of the National Electoral Code, approved by Act No. 19.945 (t. by Decree No. 2135 of 18 August 1983), its amendments and this law, in accordance with the schedule that, as Annex I, is part of the present.

For the purposes of the completion of the timetable, the national executive branch shall take the necessary measures for the organization and conduct of the elections at the established date.

ARTICLE 4 Invite the provinces whose constitutions permit, the convocation of provincial elections simultaneously with the nationals, for the purpose of shortening the campaigns and of lowering the respective costs. ARTICLE 5o Replace, for the only time, the provisions of article 53 last paragraph of the National Electoral Code, adopted by Law 19.945 (t.o. by Decree 2135 of 18 August 1983) and its amendments, for the election of deputies and national senators to be held on 28 June 2009. ARTICLE 6 For this one time, the application of the time limit provided for in article 26 of the National Electoral Code, approved by Law 19.945 (t.o. by Decree 2135 of 18 August 1983) and its amendments, replacing it with the timetable of Annex I. ARTICLE 7 This law shall govern from the date of its publication in the Official Gazette. ARTICLE 8 Contact the national executive branch.

DADA IN THE SESSION OF THE ARGENTINE CONGRESS, IN GOOD AIRES, TO THE VEINTISEIS DIAS OF THE MESSAGE OF THE YEAR DOS MIL NEW.

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JULY C. C. COBOS. . Enrique Hidalgo. . Juan H. Estrada.

Annex I

ELECTORAL CRONOGRAM

ACTIVITY

PLAZO

NORMA APPLICABLE

Registration of voters (convocation 28 March)

30 December 2008

Art. 25 CEN

Distribution and display of provisional lists

14 April 2009

This Law

End term of claim of voters

29 April 2009

Art. 27 CEN

End-of-term partnership

28 April 2009

Art. 10 of Law 23,298

Home Electoral Campaign Deputies and Senators

29 April 2009

Art. 64 bis CEN

Deadline for the registration of candidates and the formalization of lists

9 May 2009

Art. 60 CEN

Home media campaign

27 May 2009

Art. 64 ter CEN

Distribution and display of pads

29 May 2009

Art. 29 CEN

Presentation of ballots for officialization

29 May 2009

Art. 62 CEN

Limit for the designation and location of tables

29 May 2009

Art. 77 CEN

Limit for the designation of Board Authorities

8 June 2009

Art. 75 CEN

Restriction advertising acts of government

21 June 2009

Art. 64 quater CEN

Election Day

28 June 2009

This Law