Act Amending Various Laws Following The Reform Of The Senate And Introducing Various Changes In Electoral Matters. -Erratum

Original Language Title: Loi modifiant diverses lois suite à la réforme du Sénat et portant diverses modifications en matière électorale. - Erratum

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Posted the: 2014-02-21 Numac: 2014000135 Interior FEDERAL PUBLIC SERVICE 6 January 2014. -Law amending various laws following the reform of the Senate and introducing various changes in electoral matters. -Erratum in the Moniteur belge, number 32 of January 31, 2014 (1st edition), page 8712, there is to be added after note the following: annex model referred to in article 90 Appendix 1 Instructions for the voter (model I referred to in articles 112, 127, paragraph 2, and 140 of the electoral Code) 1. Voters are allowed to vote from 8 to 13 hours.
However, any elector before 13: 00 within the local is still allowed to vote.
2. the voter may issue to the House of representatives suffrage for one or more candidates, or alternate or holders and their alternates, of the same list.
3. the candidates are, by list, worn in the same column of the newsletter. Name and surname of mandates effective candidates are listed first, according to the order of presentation and are followed, under the heading "alternate" name and surname of applicants for substitute teaching, also classified in the order of presentations.
The lists are classified in the ballot in increasing order of the number allocated to each of them by drawing lots.
4. If the voter adheres to the order of presentation of candidates and alternates from the list who has his support, it fills, using pencil placed at its disposal, the clear focus of the box placed at the top of this list.
If he adheres only to the order of presentation of candidates and wants to change the order of presentation of alternate candidates, it gives a roll call vote by filling the clear focal point of the box placed as a result of the candidate (s) alternate (s) using the pencil placed at its disposal for (s) (s) he votes.
If he adheres only to the order of presentation of alternate candidates and wants to change the order of presentation of the holders, it gives a roll call vote by filling out the clear focal point of the box placed following the (or a) candidate (s) holder (s) of his choice.
Is it finally joins the order of presentation, either for candidates or for alternate candidates, and wants to change the order, he scored a roll call vote for the candidate (s) holder (s) as well as for the candidate (s) alternate (s) of his choice belonging to the list that has his support.
Electoral revenues of a list is made up by the addition of the number of ballots marked at the top of this list and the number of ballots marked for one or several candidates holders and/or substitutes.
5. after having checked his identity card and his letter of convocation, the president of the office presents the elector in Exchange for his letter of convocation, a ballot for the House of representatives.
After having stopped its vote, the voter shows president its newsletter, folded into four at right angles, with the stamp on the outside, and places it in the ballot box to receive it, then, after having made stamped his letter of convocation by the President or the assessor delegate, it comes out of the room.
In the event of simultaneous election for the House of representatives and the Flemish Parliament, the voter also receives a ballot for the election of this Parliament it deposited in the ballot box appropriate, after casting his vote.
In the event of simultaneous election for the House of representatives and the Walloon Parliament, the voter also receives a ballot for the regional election he deposited in the ballot box appropriate, after casting his vote.
In the event of simultaneous election for the House of representatives, the Walloon Parliament and the Parliament of the German-speaking community, the voter also receives a newsletter for the regional election and a newsletter for the community election.
He deposits in each of polls intended to receive respectively, after having issued its vote.
Note for the election of the Parliament of the German-speaking community, it has no candidates presented specifically to substitute teaching. The elector expresses his vote by voting at the top of the list that its support of either giving a roll call vote to one on this list or to the candidates of his choice. The election is for each list formed by the addition of the number of ballots marked in head and the number of ballots marked for one or several candidates.
6. the voter cannot stop in the voting compartment only for the time necessary to give his vote.
7 are zero: 1 ° all entries other than those that were presented by the president at the time of the vote.
2 ° these same newsletters: a) if the voter there has marked no vote;
(b) if he has scored more than one vote from list of preference votes, or for the terms effective, either for the substitute, on different lists;
(c) if he has scored both a vote at the top of a list and next to the name of one or more candidates, incumbent or alternate from another list;
(d) if it has marked a vote for one or more candidates in a list and one or more alternate candidates from another list;
(e) if the forms and dimensions in have been altered or if they contain inside a paper or object;
(f) If a temperature, a sign or a mark not authorized by law may make the author of the recognizable bulletin.
Note to the election of the Parliament of the German-speaking community, the litteras b), c) and (d)) above should read as follows: b) if he has scored more than one vote by list;
(c) if he has scored both a vote at the top of a list and next to the name of one or more candidates from another list;
(d) if it has marked preference votes on more than one list.
8. those who votes without being entitled or who votes for others without valid proxy is punishable.
Seen to be annexed to the Act of January 6, 2014 amending various laws following the reform of the Senate and introducing various changes in electoral matters.
PHILIPPE by the King: the Prime Minister, E. DI RUPO the Minister of the Interior, Ms. J. MILQUET. the Secretary of State institutional reform, M. WATHELET Secretary of State institutional reforms, S. VERHERSTRAETEN