Posted the: 2014-01-31 Numac: 2014000024 Interior FEDERAL PUBLIC SERVICE 6 January 2014. -Special Act inserting an article 217quater and article 217quinquies into the electoral Code PHILIPPE, King of the Belgians, to all, present and future, hi.
The Chambers have adopted and we endorse the following: Chapter 1. -Available general Article 1. This Act regulates a matter referred to in article 77 of the Constitution.
CHAPTER 2. -Changes of Code electoral s. 2. in Title VII, chapter III, section 1, subsection 4, the electoral Code, inserted by the law of January 6, 2014, an 217quater article is inserted, worded as follows: "article . 217quater for the distribution of the seats of the co-opted senators who belong to the french language group, the electoral figures referred to in article 166 of the lists in the constituencies of Hainaut, Namur, Liège, the Luxembourg, Walloon Brabant and Brussels-capital and in the arrondissement of Halle-Vilvoorde, which belong to the same political formation, are summed. "."
3. in Title VII, chapter III, section 1, subsection 4, of the same Code, inserted by the law of January 6, 2014, an 217quinquies article is inserted, worded as follows: "article
217quinquies. for the distribution seats of the co-opted senators who belong to the Dutch language group, the electoral revenues referred to in article 166 of the lists in the constituencies of East Flanders, West Flanders, Limburg, Antwerp, Flemish Brabant and Brussels-capital, which belong to a same political education is added. "."
CHAPTER 3. -Entry into force art. 4. this Act comes into force the day of the convening of the voter for the election of the House of representatives, which will be held the same day as the elections for the parliaments of community and region in 2014.
Promulgate this Act, order that it be under the seal of the State and published by le Moniteur.
Given in Brussels, 6 January 2014.
PHILIPPE by the King: the Prime Minister, E. DI RUPO the Minister of the Interior, Ms. J. MILQUET. the Secretary of State to institutional reforms, M. WATHELET Secretary of State institutional reform, S. VERHERSTRAETEN sealed with the seal of the State: the Minister of Justice, Ms. A. TURTELBOOM _ Note Senate (www.senate.be): Documents: 5-1745.
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