The Election Of The Church Order

Original Language Title: Kirkon vaalijärjestys

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The law provides for a church meeting in accordance with the decision of the Church (1054/1993), Chapter 2, section 3, subsection 1: scope of application of the provisions of section 1 of Chapter 1 of This order shall apply to the elections of the election, as provided for in the Church Act (1054/1993), chapter 23.


section 2 of the number of times of the election of the Election Committee, or other authority is required by law or order of the dates specified in this election the Church times for the transmission of the necessary measures need to be taken in all the elections.
The exercise by the Church in the order provided for in the Act or in this election or the election authority, the public notice or letter set or declared the period expires on a Saturday or a bank holiday, the number of the times provided for in the law (150/1930), the rinnastettavana, can be carried out on the first working day following that of its publication.
The meeting of the electoral authority, the electoral Chief, or any other authority of the Electoral Act, which depends on the exercise by any measure, the above accordingly.
Chapter 2 General provisions for the election of Parish elections 3 of the Parish Church-the date of the elections will begin on the second Sunday in November, in an election year the parish elections in God's favor after, at the latest, however, at 11 a.m., and will be decided on the same day, at 20. Parish elections may vote in advance as provided for below.
If the Church from the beginning of the year following the year of the distribution change election is pending at the end of August of the election year, the chapter may provide that the elections will take place only after the decision on the Division of the Church.
The number of exceptional Church elections chapter.


Article 4 of the Electoral Commission and the Commission on elections, the Central Election Commission shall submit the parish Electoral Commission, which will be set by the election in May of the year. The Church Council or Parish Council shall be appointed by the President of the Electoral Commission. The Committee will select, at its first meeting, a Vice-Chairman.
If the Church is divided into the areas of voting, the Electoral Board shall choose so many members that the election can be spread out over a Church law, chapter 23, section 19 of the decision of the chambers referred to in paragraph 2. The Chamber's task is to take care of the practical implementation of the vote of the vote in the region. The Chamber shall elect a Chairman and a Vice-Chairman from among its members. Sections is, mutatis mutandis, in effect, what the election Board.
The Central Election Commission set up by the Council of the common task of the Church is the parish church, on behalf of the Group of the implementation of the elections: 1) to the action plans for the elections and to accept the Church schedule;
2) to draw up lists of voters;
3) to ensure the election of alerts and notifications and information;
4) otherwise to assist in the implementation of the electoral boards of elections in the single.


elections to the alerts and notifications article 5 If the elections on or notice shall be published in the journal of the Central Election Commission, it may be by the Church to the attention of the members of the Church of the yhteiskuulutuksena, Chapter 3, section 5 of the Act, unless provided.


Section 6 of the list of Voters, voters list for the Electoral Commission and parish within the Central Electoral Commission shall draw up the list of voters.
Voters list must be drawn up: 1) for elections to the Church by 1 September;
2. a complaint again the elections to be supplied in the parish) and the extraordinary Church elections no later than 55 days prior to election day.


the verification of the Voters list in the article 7 of the list of voters shall be checked in no later than the election of the parish on 1 September and again on the elections security breach or in exceptional Church no later than the second day after a list must be drawn up. The list of entitled to carry out at least two members elected by the Electoral Commission elect from among its members.
The list of Auditors is entitled to: 1) to the members of the Church to be added to the list of those voters, who are lagging behind in this respect, the unmarked;
2 the amount of text to be removed less than completely obscure) yliviivaten äänioikeutetuiksi the names of the dead and the persons unlawfully, as well as a major reason for the measure;
in the list of any detected errors, correct the other 3).
Finally, a list of inspectors verified the number of voters, as well as a list of signatures and certified it to be dated. After no other changes may be made to the list of voters than those resulting from the Church, Chapter 22, section 23 of the law referred to in the request or the appeal, or on the adjustment uses cookies auto-correction of the decision.


section 8 keeping Voters list to see a list of symbols of the State, voters, with the exception of a person is to be regarded under the supervision of the inspection by the inspection for at least four hours during two consecutive years, the revision of the list of the next working day, but not on Saturday. The second list will be held for inspection by the public clock, the dates of 15 to 19.
To see the public notice shall indicate the following: 1 the maintenance of) when and where the voters list will be available;
2 the list of voters within the scope of the complaint), how is performed;
3) when the Election Commission will meet to address the adjustment requirements.
The alert is to be a church Bulletin Board not later than 10 days before the start of the retention period, and to keep it on display to see until the end of the retention period. In addition, the notice is to be published in the Gazette not later than five days before the start of the retention period on display.


section 9 of the complaint handling electoral deals with the requirements of the voters list for the elections to the Church at the meeting on 1 October, and again in the elections for the security breach, or a list of available in exceptional Church during the two weeks after the end of the meeting.


section 10 of the list of Voters, voters list of legality has become final as Church law, chapter 23, section 23 provides. An entry shall be made on the validity of the election, voters in the list.


Article 11 of the Declaration card of the Congregation, the Church shall draw up for each vote split down the areas on the list of people entitled to notice of the card, which are: 1) the name and the vote, as well as information on the exercise of the vote on election day, and it's from;
2) the exercise by a permanent address, who is a member of the article 6 of the information system on the appointed day;
3) where the recipient of the notification card shall have the right to vote in the elections;
4 the date of the election and the vote) information.
5) card as the sender of the subscribed the Electoral Commission contact information;
6) data member of the data from the system to which the data are based on the card;
7 the procedure for the use of the card and the voting process).
The announcement is to be drawn up in such a way that it can be used as a referral letter for a preliminary vote on the other as the home of the vote.
The Election Commission shall ensure that the notification of the cards will be sent no later than 24. on the day before polling day for those voters within the scope of that address is known.


Article 12 of the Convention, the nomination and election of candidates on the election will be an election year at the latest, on 1 August at the meeting to draw up a public address, which shall be notified to the Church Council or the Council of the common Council of the Church, and the number of members of the Church, the candidates for the election, the eligibility requirements, as well as when and where valitsijayhdistysten of incorporation must be filed.
The alert is to be a church Bulletin Board before August, 10 days before the 15th day of September, and to keep it at 16. In addition, the notice is to be published in the Gazette by August 10.


the creation of the article 13 of the Valitsijayhdistyksen the right to field candidates in the election of the Church valitsijayhdistyksellä, with at least ten members with voting rights, the Church is set up. A voter can be a founding member of the Board of Governors of the Church or in only one of the Joint Council of the Church, and in only one of the members of the Parish Council election for valitsijayhdistyksessä. If he is in the same election as a member of two or more valitsijayhdistyksessä, the Electoral Commission is to remove her from all the Treaty documents.
The group will be set up in each parish in the Church of valitsijayhdistys, and shall be drawn up by the Board of Governors of the common Church of incorporation specifically and separately for election of the Parish Council.


the number of the candidate countries, and article 14 of the list of candidates listed on the nomination of the candidate to a maximum of Valitsijayhdistys may be appointed to the City Council or Parish Council, the members of the Church to double the amount of candidates. The common Church may, however, be appointed to the City Council proposed three times as many as the Church is to be chosen. If the common Church Council is elected a member of the valitsijayhdistys in the Church only one can name up to six candidates. The same person can be the same for the election of members of the institution to nominate only one candidate for the valitsijayhdistyksen.
Valitsijayhdistyksellä has the right to propose a combination of lists of candidates for inclusion in a list of candidates that should be included in the word "candidate list". The name must not be an inappropriate and misleading. Different voters ' associations are not allowed to use the same name.


Article 15 of the Treaty on establishment of document Valitsijayhdistyksen Valitsijayhdistys document signed and dated by the EC Treaty, which should contain: 1) an indication of which elections are at stake;
the signatures of the members of the valitsijayhdistyksen, 2) that need to be clarified by their children under the name of the signatory, as well as the value of the trade or business and the address of the store;
3) the list of candidates, which is mentioned in the lists of candidates in the order in which the candidates to complete a set, each candidate's name and value, using a term of not more than two of the trade or business; Separately, this combination can be used to request that the lists of candidates to be used alongside or instead of the first name of a candidate well known's name or a first name in abbreviated form, and that the candidate's more specific residence to be mentioned;
4 valitsijayhdistyksen of its members appointed by the agent and the) her making her husband's name and contact information; These may not be the Electoral Commission members and the Association.
The final act of the EC Treaty shall be accompanied by a statement signed by each of the candidate's consent: 1) to the candidacy and the assurance that he has not consented to the election of the candidate for the second valitsijayhdistyksen of the same institution;
2) agent a written declaration to the effect that the candidates have the right to stand as a church trust and members of the valitsijayhdistyksen are entitled to vote in the members of the Congregation.


the provision of article 16 of the EC Treaty to the treaty document of the Church in Valitsijayhdistyksen, including its annexes, shall be submitted to the Office of the Church of the Lord, or, if such is not the case, the Election Commission to order the rest of the place, no later than the 15th day of September, before 4 pm. Prior to this, the area is to be kept open for a period of at least four hours.


section 17 of the constitutive treaty establishing the Electoral Commission to inspect the processing and observations of documents with the candidate not later than September 16, day of the listoineen valmistavasti at the meeting. The treaty document, which is left after the end of the period, must be rejected as inadmissible. Inadmissibility shall notify valitsijayhdistyksen agent or, if the matter is not named, to one of the signatories to the Charter.
The Electoral Commission must reserve valitsijayhdistykselle the opportunity to give an explanation or make an adjustment, if: 1) named after the candidate is not eligible to vote, or if the person is named as the election of the members of the same institution as a candidate for more than one valitsijayhdistyksen;
2 the name of the candidate list is 14), subsection 2, or if the same name is the proposed designation of more than one valitsijayhdistyksen;
3) the list of candidates is otherwise incorrect or incomplete;
4) valitsijayhdistystä is not set up legally.
To request an explanation or adjustment must be given an evidentiary data valitsijayhdistyksen the agent or, if the agent is not appointed, one of the signatories to the Treaty. At the same time be informed of the detected error, or lack of, or any other useful document, as well as the period within which the correction or supplement may not be delivered. The Election Committee shall be notified to the remark referred to in paragraph 1, and paragraph 2 of the candidate.
Incorporation is approved, if they are not presented in the comments, or decided to require further clarification.


section 18 of the Measures following the comments of the Valitsijayhdistyksen agent or, if the agent is not appointed, the signatory shall have the right, by 1 October at the latest before the treaty document as well as Supplement 16 to make the adjustment. In the same period of time he or she has the right to make the candidate's name, a value, a profession or employment, address or place of residence of the specific amendments.
If the note is made of the fact that a person has consent to the election of members of the institutions designated in accordance with more than one valitsijayhdistyksen candidate, nominating organisations must be given an opportunity at the time provided for by paragraph 1 to remove such a candidate. The candidate must not be replaced by another candidate.
If the same name is the proposed designation of more than one valitsijayhdistyksen, valitsijayhdistykselle is the time provided for in subparagraph (1) be given an opportunity to give up on this appointment and to propose a new.
Referred to in paragraph 2 or 3, the adjustment is made, the Election Committee will be to remove the name of the candidate or list of candidates to the election of the nomination of all the institutions in the candidate lists.


the adoption of article 19 of the Treaty establishing the documents and the drawing up of Electoral lists of candidates to the combination of 1 October of the year at 16 after meeting Election Commission: 1) to the valitsijayhdistysten of the EC Treaty and referred to the final documents, which have been asked to refill, or adjustment;
2) makes the candidate lists in accordance with the measures referred to in article 18, as well as the changes resulting from the death of the candidates;
3) shall draw up lists of candidates for the combination of lots of lists of candidates to the order by numbering all the lists of Roman numerals from left to right, and by a combination of approved appointments;
the number of the number of candidates running for 4) sequentially from 2 in such a way that the first will be given a combination of the first five numbers in the lists of candidates in the candidate list of the candidates in such order, the second valitsijayhdistyksen random candidate list of candidates, and so on.
If the valitsijayhdistyksen memorandum may not be complete or after correction accepted, it must be rejected. If the error is only one of the candidates, it is only his name be removed from the candidate list. As well as the name of the candidate list should be removed, that has not been approved.
Parish Church in the Church of the common Council in each of the group members ' candidate lists include candidates are numbered in the same way as provided for in paragraph 4, and of the members of the Parish Council candidate lists include candidates in such a way that the numbering continues from the last common Council's candidate number.


the combination of the content of the lists of candidates of the same section 20 of the list of candidates, candidates shall be entered in the list the number under the common framework, in which each candidate has their own screens, valitsijayhdistyksen may provide in the order, from top to bottom. If a significant number of candidates is the number two or more vierekkäiselle column, row by row from left to right.
This combination must be the common lists of candidates for the title, which is to find out what combination has been drawn up for election, as well as article 19, paragraph 1, sub-paragraph (3) and (4). In addition to the name of the candidate shall be entered in the number and value of, using a term of not more than two trade or business and, where applicable, the more accurate the location. A candidate's name or an abbreviation of his first name shall be entered in the lists of candidates to the combination only, if it is necessary to specify the identity of the candidate. Other information about candidates may not be used.
A member of a church group in the Church shall be drawn up by the Board of Governors of the joint candidate lists, the combination of separately and individually, members of the Church for the Parish Council. A combination of the paper used for the lists of candidates should be the same color as in the corresponding ballot.


section 21 of the lists of candidates to the publication of the candidate list of the combination is to be a church Notice Board no later than three weeks before the start of the election. The combination of the existence of the visible and is in the same time notify the journal.


section 22 Election for the preparation of other decisions of the Electoral Commission the Electoral Commission into the case referred to in subparagraph (1) of article 17 of the meeting: 1) prescribe the polling stations and the election of the apartments;
a preliminary vote for 2) impose one or more of the electoral administration and to determine the other issues, as well as to draw up a preliminary vote on a preliminary vote.
3) choose the electoral assistants and decide on any other of the measures taken in relation to the preparation of the election, where they have not done in the past;
If necessary, select three or more of the 4) prior to the calculation of the weighting of votes in the prior 47 skiers of the weighting of votes in the section below, as provided for in paragraph 2.


section 23 ballot ballot will be a standard size 148 x 210 mm, and its inside is printed on the title, which refers to the election, where it is used. The printed version of the circle must have a diameter of 90 mm, and it is a flag the size of terrains to remain taittamattomaksi. In the middle of the circle will be a prominent entry No candidate number. The vote for the ticket must indicate clearly how it is folded, and the need to safeguard the survival of electoral secrecy.
Colour of the paper used for the ballot must be members of the Board of Governors and the Board of Governors of the Church church of the election of the common white, as well as the election of the members of the Parish Council of the Orange.
The Church, the Government takes care of the actual Church elections for printing the ballot papers to be used. Exceptional for printing the ballot papers used in the Church elections will take care of the Election Commission.


The early voting and voting for a preliminary vote in the home section 24, and a preliminary vote on the early voting will begin with a public address in October last Sunday, the following Monday, and it will continue in the same week through Friday. The vote is done: 1) the agencies of the Lord or the Church Office the church every day, Monday to Friday 9 am – 6 pm;
2) in other locations of the Electoral Commission.
The elections can be put to the vote in advance only in exceptional Church this church the early voting locations.
The public address of the Electoral Commission, on behalf of the early voting times and locations must be prior to the start of the vote, eight days before the Church Bulletin Board and keep it until the end of the prior to the vote, subject to section 51. The costs of the publication shall be notified to the Commission in question not later than five days before the start of advance voting.


section 25 of the early voting documents
A preliminary vote is the vote referred to in article 23, to be used for the flag, as well as the election, covering letter form and the referral to the Peel, which the Church Government manufactured. The Church use of the notification referred to in article 11 of the card that works with a referral letter.


Getting started with the advance polling stations in 26 of the vote, Voters are required to advance polling in the election administrator and provide evidence of his identity. After this, the members of the Council to be given the ballot for election of the Board of Governors of the joint or the ballot of the members of the Parish Council elections and the Church, as well as for the election, the shell, the shell and, where appropriate, a referral from a referral letter to the form.
Oman Church, early voting site äänestävälle has to be reserved an opportunity to become acquainted with his Church to the composition of lists of candidates.


section 27 for a preliminary vote in the Voter to vote has the right to vote for the candidates to complete the candidate lists of the Church, where the voter is marked with äänioikeutetuksi.
The number of the candidate on the ticket of the voter's vote is important so clearly, that may arise from the uncertainty as to who to a candidate he is. Marking must be carried out in the shelter of the vote, or otherwise in such a way that the secret will remain.
At the request of the voter in the election administrator's or the Election Commission's vote is to assist him. A person whose ability to make vote entry is substantially weakened, the vote may be used to help their chosen counsel. As an Assistant, however, cannot be allowed to use the election as a candidate of the people. The Assistant is required to scrupulously comply with the will of the voters and to keep secret the information received at the time of the vote.


section 28 of the covering letter of the covering letter must show the Electoral Commission, in which the voter is entitled to the marked list.
Referral letter must contain: 1) the voter's full name and personal identity code and, if the name has changed, also the previous name;
2) notice of the Church, where a voter is entered in the list of voters, and it's from.
Voters in the presence of the election administrator's referral letter, signed a declaration that he is actually filled in the election, while maintaining a secret ballot election and closing the overall dimensions of the envelope.


a preliminary vote on the closure of the section 29 actions When the voter has made their entry in the vote on the ticket, his is a fold-out ballot and close it when folded and leimaamattomana in relation to the election administrator's envelope. After this, the election must be stamped with its shell is a church with a stamp, where advance voting takes place. The election envelope must not make any other marking.
The election administrator's referral letter is to prove that the vote has taken place, and inform the advance polling station, and dated and signed by the certificate. The electoral shell and covering letter must then be sealed with a referral from the envelope. Without delay, send to the referral of the election administrator's shell is the Church's Electoral Commission, which included the voter has participated in.
All those voters who vote in the end of the period prior to the notified body are present, waiting for his turn to vote, have the right to vote before polling in the polling station will be terminated. At the end of the period is declared the vote polling station to be closed. Is it to inform the electorate prior to the present.


Ennakkoäänestäjien section 30 of the list of early voting in the place of the electorate. The voter's name, the Church, which declared the list of voters, the voter is marked, as well as the date on which the voting has taken place. The Church, the Government arranges the list in the form.


Article 31 of the verification of the electoral voting documents in your Inbox early voting documents checked in without opening the meeting of the electoral envelopes shall be kept in such a way that the day before the election, on Friday before 4 pm arrived early voting documents to allow it to deal with. Received a referral from the shells left them without opening the account. The amount of time after a message is received in envelopes marked their arrival time.
The vote is to be excluded if: 1) advance to a person not be entered on the voters list, äänestänyttä äänioikeutetuksi;
2) referral letter is so incomplete or ambiguous, that will certainly be inferred, who a person has voted.
3) election, the shell is open, or leimaamaton, or it was voters or candidates, or for any other unauthorized entry;
4) the person has voted more than once.
The fact that the vote has been taken into consideration, shall be recorded in the minutes of the Electoral Commission and the electoral envelope and its contents, as well as a referral letter and envelope.
If a referral from the shell and the shell will be adopted, voters a referral letter shall be entered in the inventory, that said person has voted. At the same time of entry of the mention of the election on the front of the envelope that the voter has been äänioikeutetuksi. The approved election envelopes will be calculated. In addition, the number of covers, the election is the same as the number of voters entered in the list of äänestäneiksi. Approved the election of the letters, separated by a referral from the shells is kept unopened in a safe place.


Article 32 right to vote, early voting in which the ability to move or function is so limited that he can't get to the voting and early voting location, without undue hardship, may vote in advance at home (home of the vote) in that Church, which are on the voters list. You can also vote for the home at the time of the vote under the same roof as the resident of the home for the vote legitimate informal care support Act (937/2005) intended for the caregiver, they are on the voters list of the Church.


the vote in the presence of persons under section 33 of the home the home vote on taking care of one of the election administration. The election of the President of the election administration, voter to whom each goes.
Home to the vote of the election administrator's must ensure that his home in the vote, is the presence of the voter's chosen or approved by the 18 years old person, which in this role does not work in the electoral authority. A person who is a candidate in the election, is not able to function in this role.
The Assistant is subject to section 27, what it provides.


Article 34 measures the home vote in writing or by telephone in the home is entitled to vote, shall inform the Committee of their wish to vote in advance at home no later than prior to the vote on Friday before the preceding 16. This can be chosen by the voters on behalf of this person.
The notification shall specify: 1) the voter's full name, social security number, address, and telephone number, as well as the Church, when notification is the voter's chosen by the person, the name, address and telephone number;
2) that the voter's ability to move or function is so limited that he without undue hardship to reach the voting and early voting location, and that he therefore wants to vote in advance at home;
3) whether voters personally take care of the fact that the home vote is present in section 33 for the voter's chosen by the person.
Written declaration can be made using the appropriate form. The Electoral Commission is to ensure that the forms is the home of the vote those voters. A written declaration is to be signed.
The election of the Secretary is, if possible, where appropriate, be removed from the lack of notification and shall ensure that the notification is made by the voter or by person. The Election Committee will be to keep the list of notifications.


the timing of the vote and 35 section Home Home voting information to the home of the vote should be submitted early voting days between 9 and 20. On the last day of the vote ends at 16.
The Chairman of the Electoral Commission shall ensure that the notification provided for in article 34 of the voter is given without delay, in writing or by telephone to an accuracy of at least two hours of data from the time when the election of the monitoring trustee will arrive to him. At the same time, must be mentioned in the telephone number of the contact of the Electoral Commission. If the electoral administration cannot be expressed at the time of the visit, the date of the new barrier and shall, without delay, inform the voters.
The voter shall be granted in accordance with the above, the fact that the vote is not supplied, if: 1) vote of the active ingredient in the notification of the irregularity is not be removed;
2) notice of an election Board is made after the time limit laid down;
3) home voting shall not be at all transport links to be dropped or some other case of force majeure.


the suspension of the Election Administrator's vote under section 36 of the home is to be suspended, if the voter's electoral freedom of the home vote, or vote for the smooth flow of information cannot be guaranteed. The suspension, and if the vote is to be able to continue, including the cessation of the votes shall be recorded in the list of the home.


Article 37 the home vote covering letter the letter must contain a referral from article 28, in addition to the information referred to in paragraph 2 and 3, a statement signed by the voter, that his ability to move or function is so limited that he can't get to the voting and early voting location without undue hardship. The section 33 (2) of the vote in the presence of the person referred to is a major referral letter.
The election administrator's is a referral letter to prove that the vote has taken place, as a preliminary vote on 24, 26 and 29. The certificate shall be dated and signed by the election administrator's it. a parliamentary ballot envelope and covering letter must then be sealed with a referral from the envelope. The election administrator's election Board shall be notified without delay by the covering bark.
The vote is to be excluded when the obligation laid down in article 31 (2) of the reason for the referral letter is missing, or if the name of the person present at the vote. Home to the vote and in the Aufträge otherwise, what prior to the vote.


The result of the voting for the election of the section 38 of the election and the strengthening of the Election Commission to announce the election of public address alert, indicating the start and end time for the elections and polling stations.
The alert is to be a church Notice Board no later than eight days before the election day. In addition, be published in the notice no later than five days before the polling day.
If the vote is not enforced in the case referred to in article 51, that fact has to be communicated as provided above.


section 39 of the electoral Voting status and material, as well as the presence of the Electoral Commission and the electoral assistants shall ensure that the election is available in the appropriate spaces, the ballot, the equipment and facilities, as well as a sufficient number of ballots.
For each vote, and vote on the waiting shelter has to be to be seen while the Church Council of the lists of candidates to the Board of Governors of the combo or a common Church and the Parish Council to the composition of lists of candidates. The vote on the door will be the announcement of the vote.
Polling station to keep nurturing the delivery to be present in the number of members of the quorum of the Board of elections. At the polling station will be in addition to one or more of the Electoral Commission, chosen by the account at the request of the voter in the election with an Assistant who assist him in making the entry in the vote on the ticket.


40 section at the start of the vote on election day the vote started with the election of the President or the Vice-President shall: 1) be declared for the period of delivery of the election;
2) State, which the elections will take place, and the instructions for the voting procedure;
3) show that ballot is empty, and then close the URN.
Ballot may not be opened after the election at the beginning of the delivery, when it is closed, before the end of the vote will be taken to count the votes.
The election debate is not allowed in the shipment.


41 section to determine the voter's right to vote are required to report to polling stations in the Electoral Board, which must see to it that the voters be given ballots before he is found in äänioikeutetuksi.
The voter is required to submit a report on the election Board of his or her identity.


section 42 is a major vote of the voters Voting in elections to the Church, a candidate on the ticket number so clearly, that may arise from the uncertainty as to who to a candidate he is. Marking must be carried out in such a way that the electoral vote in the shelter of the secret.
After the vote of the voter's will give non-ballot folded Shiva. The stamp is on the reverse side of the folded ballot to be minted in the middle. The voter shall then be voting in the election. The Church is used in the refining of a parliamentary stamp.
At the request of the voter in the election administrator's or the Election Commission's vote is to assist him. A person whose ability to make vote entry is substantially weakened, the vote may be used to help their chosen counsel. As an Assistant, however, cannot be allowed to use the election as a candidate of the people. The Assistant is required to scrupulously comply with the will of the voters, as well as to keep secret the information received at the time of the vote.
The Election Commission will make the entry in the list of voters, the voter must have used their right to vote.


Article 43 the right to vote at the end of the voting period, with the end of the voting period, which, before the notified body are present, waiting for his turn to vote, have the right to vote before polling in the polling station will be terminated. At the end of the period is declared the vote polling station to be closed. Is it to inform the electorate prior to the present.


the suspension of the delivery of the article 44 of the election if the elections will have to be a moratorium, the Electoral Commission is to ensure the election ballot box, and the list of voters and make them be kept under close surveillance.


45 section keeping the Protocol Each polling station shall keep the minutes, which shall be entered in the vote. The protocols are annexed to the minutes of the election of the Board of the outcome of the election, which will be recorded and attached to the complaint. The minutes shall be signed by the Chairman and the Secretary, as well as with regard to the voting on each of the two members of the Electoral Commission that was present there.


46 section Valitsijayhdistyksen the presence of Valitsijayhdistyksen agent has an agent or his deputy shall have the right to be present at the meeting of the electoral ballots and the result of the election. Present shall be recorded in the minutes.


Article 47 calculation of the weighting of votes when the election day vote has been declared closed, the Election Commission to take a preliminary vote, the ballots in the election, stamp them and without opening the shells drop them.
Prior to the vote, the election envelopes the ballot counting can, however, start at the due time designated by the Board of elections on election day, but no sooner than the end of the six hours before the vote, if a prior votes have been given more than 50, and can be reasonably estimated that on election day to vote, a right to use the more than 50 people. Before the start of the calculation of ballots stamped. Spoiled ballots are separated by a different group. Other ballots is broken down in such a way that each candidate in favor of the tickets are deserted. In each group, the number of ballots to be counted.
The Election Commission to take all the ballots in the election and the ballot box, and the list of the voters ' ballot calculates äänestäneiksi the number entered. After the election tell spoilt ballot papers for their own purpose. The Election Commission will calculate all the votes, taking account also of the advance vote.
The election is carried out without interruption, the calculation of the end of the ballot. If the vote passes available calculation or processing is interrupted, the Election Committee must see to it that all the calculations and the ballots stored kept under close surveillance.


48 section Void ballot ballot shall be null and void if: 1) vote on the flag has been used for other than the prepared ballots;
2) envelope is more than one of the same election ballot;
3) ballot is leimaamaton;
4) vote entry is made, so that it is clear who the candidates it means;
5) vote on the ticket is written on the voter's name, or a specific tag, or it was another form of unauthorized entry.
The entry on the ticket of the vote is not regarded as inappropriate, which is only to clarify to whom the candidate the voter intended to vote for.


section 49 candidates for the parable of the figures When the Election Commission is down a list of the candidates of each of the sounds, valitsijayhdistyksen is the order of the event to demonstrate their personal voice. After the first of them is given as a symbol of the whole number of votes, the other half of the list, the third to the fourth quarter of a third, and so on. The parable of the candidate must be calculated on the sellaisellekin, which has not received personally, no sound.
If it turns out that the candidate is not eligible to vote or has died, come to him for the benefit of the list votes, where he has been nominated for the.


the result of the election of the imposition of section 50 of the members and alternate members of the Board of Governors of the result of the vote shall be calculated separately, and members of the common Council of the Church, the Church of each Church to be elected in the election of the members and of the members of the Parish Council. The result in order to determine the names of the candidates for the various electoral lists are written to their figures to demonstrate the order of orders received by them in comparison. Each entry shall be entered in his parable of the chapter. The name of each of the election shall be deemed to be elected for this series from the beginning, so many candidates in the election, as it is for members to be chosen.
A list of candidates for the election to occur in each of the appointed members of the selected reserve of the same list of candidates by the candidates in their order indicated by the figures provided by the comparison.


section 51 of the electoral list without a vote in the context of Valitsijayhdistys may indicate, in the event that no other acceptable candidate lists of the candidates, who come in as members and the order in which the other will come from making members without a vote.
If the approved candidate lists have the same number of candidates as the number of choices available, or at least four-fifths of the elected, the candidates are elected without a vote.


the result of the strengthening of the election of the Election Committee under section 52 shall, not later than on the third day of the end of the meeting to strengthen the Church elections, the result of the election. A statement that the election Protocol valitusosoituksineen is to see the Church of the Lord, in the Office or in the Church Office during opening hours, it is to be a church Notice Board no later than the eighth day after the date of delivery of the election and to keep it for a period of 30 days.
The result of the election of the Election Committee shall inform the Board of Governors or to the Board of Governors of the Church and Parish Council, as well as the common Church for each full member and alternate member selected.


53 section
The vote on the election of the Electoral material in the archive with the Protocol and the results of the calculations shall be kept in the archives of the Church.
All ballots and lists of candidates in elections to be the election of the mix is the Church for sustainable packaging, each of which must be closed with a seal and keep the archives, until the next election has been provided.
If an election has been contested, the Church of the Lord is at the request of the administrative law, the election of the ballots sent to the appeal, the case referred to in paragraph 2, the Administrative Court in sealed packaging.


The elections to the Municipal Council of the parish church of exceptional article 54, the formation of the Joint Council and Parish Council elections, to be shipped to the Church Council, the Council, the common Council of the Church, and the Church formed Church, chapter 23, section 10 of the Act: (1) in the circumstances referred to in the previous elections, on the basis of the result of the elections proceed as follows: 1) to the Board of Governors and the Board of Governors of the Church church of the Church of the previous elections, the Board of Governors of the joint and on the basis of the common lists of candidates to the Board of Governors of the Church;
2. the Council of the Board of Governors of the previous elections, the parish church) and the Parish Council on the basis of the lists of candidates after the joint Church Council has been formed.
If the Joint Council candidates has not been sufficient, additional members are governed by a Parish Council, on the basis of lists of candidates.
The Election Commission or the election boards make the decision referred to in subsection 1, and shall inform the establishment as provided for in article 52.


section 55 other extraordinary elections to the chapter of the Church on election day and the number of times and dates for the elections, if: 1 the Church of the Council or parish within either) the common Council or for election of the Parish Council is not in a specified number of section 16 of the time, not in the Church left no acceptable candidate for the mailing list, or if the approved candidate lists are candidates for a total of less than four-fifths of the amount;
2) nurture or related activities have not been submitted within the timeframe set, or at certain times of day;
3) the institutions referred to in paragraph 1, the total number of the members that you have selected will be reduced during the term provided for in the less than three-fourth of the amount;
4) on a complaint of the election is revoked;
5 it is necessary to deliver the additional elections between) the legislature, chapter 23, section 10 of the law of the Church's response to the change referred to in paragraph 1.
The Election Committee shall be notified without delay by the Court under paragraph 1, kapitulille 1, (2) and (4) and the President of the institution of the situation referred to in paragraph 3.
The term of Office of the persons selected in the elections it will take charge of the trust to be the end of the parliamentary term.


section 56 of the election actions the church affiliated with if the Congregation in whole or in part of the parish of the area into another Church, the Church of the Electoral Commission, which the congregation or area attached to the actions resulting from the College, be the election of the Church in the region.
The Church, from which the area is transferred to another, Church, shall, where appropriate, be given the Electoral Commission a list of all members of the Church, the sound with lowering the graduates who live in the area that you want to move.


section 57 of the Parish Church of the parish in the year preceding the elections jaotuksen change jaotuksen the change prior to the entry into force of the new parish church in compliance with the security breach in the elections. The candidates and the election of the members of the boards of elections to confidence in the qualifications required for the position, as well as a voter within the scope of the Church in this case, in accordance with the new valitsijayhdistyksen perustajajäseneksi are determined by the jaotuksen.
Chapter 3 the direct election of the Lord the Church section 58 on election day and election fixing After the election proposal samples chapter determines when the direct election of the Lord the Church is to be provided, and also the necessary measures for the election.
The number of candidates for the elections laid down in the chapter on two consecutive Sundays to provide election day as a jumalanpalveluksen: to be determined by the Church. In a bilingual Church worship service is provided in both languages. Chapter may, for a special reason and free election candidate for the church service.


59 section on Election candidates and election samples chapter to send an alert to the Church, where the Church of the Lord will be notified of their election candidates, ansioituneisuutensa, the dates on which they shall submit to the election of the election as a sample for jumalanpalveluksen, as well as the start date for the day.
The alert is to be put on the Bulletin Board of the Church two weeks before the first election day and to keep the shipment of the sample until the end of the election.


Article 60 of the Limited election proposal and a proposal to change the election if the candidate is not provided as a sample of the election in accordance with the election of God's service and not later than the day following the sample on Tuesday ask the kapitulille acceptable reason for this, he is removed from the election proposal. If the procedure is not an acceptable reason, he remains a candidate for the election to be shipped in God's service.
Chapter shall suspend the election of candidates for the election, if someone loses eligibility before care provision for the post. In this case, the proposal to change the election chapter should, unless a vote has not already taken place, and someone else is not, depending on the result of the election of the authorities of the prescription to gaining the post.
If the election proposal will be excluded from the settlement, and it has remained qualified applicants that will notify you that the application must make a new election, the chapter proposal.


the timing of the election of section 61, polling and early voting will begin on the last election in the direct election of the Lord to the Church of the sample to the second Sunday church service and shall be terminated either on the same day or the following Monday. The number of the Election Committee of the Church before the first vote on election day, I run the sample times. The number of polling stations and the Election Committee election.
Early voting in the last election in the immediate election of the Lord the Church begins to sample the next Sunday after the Monday and ends in the same week on Friday. Early voting takes place only in that Church, the Church of the Lord of the elective is selected, every day at the Office of the Lord or the Church Office the Church at 9 am – 6 pm and, in addition, at the due time designated by the Electoral Commission in a place as well as the home of the ballot.


62 section Entitled list of voters within the scope of the direct election of the Lord Church, a list shall be drawn up not later than 55 days before the first election day and be reviewed no later than two days. The distribution of the vote of the voters list and areas otherwise subject to section 6 to 11.
The list of voters on the Church, chapter 24, section 7 of the Act referred to in the list to see the adjustment are dealt with in two weeks after the end of the retention period of the election to be held at the meeting.


section 63 of the public address of the election the Election Commission shall draw up an alert for the immediate election of the Lord and the Church, as well as of the start of voting places and times. Public address shall be kept on Board of the Church from the last date of the vote in the election until the end of the sample. In addition, the notice is to be published in the Gazette not later than five days before the start of advance voting.


64 section ballot the Election Commission painattamassa on the ballot must be in its own column for each election, the candidate's name, the title and value. The vote for the ticket must be shown how it is folded, and the need to safeguard the survival of the secret ballot election.


Article 65 declarations of Vote on the voting on each of the premises and the vote is expected to be put into the Declaration of the election of the candidates remains to be seen. The announcement may not recall ballots.


66 in the immediate election of the Voters vote for the Vicar of section shall be marked in a clearly visible marking the ballot in the column, the name of the candidate of his grasp.


the result of the election under section 67 Votes, and the notification of When the vote is declared closed, the ballot box and count the ballots in the election will be taken, as well as ballots that the electoral roll, the number entered in the äänestäneiksi. After that, separated by 48 of the spoiled ballots and the votes received by each candidate. The result of the calculation of the weighting of votes and the strengthening of Justice, shall apply to the election of the 47 and article 52.
The Church of the Lord of the immediate election of a protocol is written in duplicate. The Election Commission will send another copy of the Protocol, the kapitulille and the valitusosoituksineen extract of the election candidates of the Protocol. All ballots must be sustainable packaging, which must be sealed and kept by the Church of the Lord in the Office for at least four years.


Article 68 the provisions applicable to Other prior to delivery to the elections, the election of the vote, to vote and to vote otherwise, shall apply, mutatis mutandis, to 22, 24 to 37 and 39 to 45.
In accordance with the direct election of the Lord shall be forwarded to the common Church, mutatis mutandis, to the provisions on the direct election of the Lord of the Church. Vote and to stand as a sample in the forward to the day of worship will take place in all the congregations of the Church of the Lord, which is common to the post.
Chapter 4 the diocese Council of members and elections see kirkolliskokousedustajien section the date of the elections and elections to the 69 early voting members of the Board of Governors and to the Diocese of kirkolliskokousedustajien the elections will take place on the second Tuesday in February as referred to in sub-section 1, paragraph 3 of the Church, in the second year following the election.
The election may vote in advance as provided for below.


section 70 of the Diocese of Election Committee
Chapter, chapter 19, section 23 of the law, to set the Church's diocese of the election referred to in paragraph 3 of the Council members and the kirkolliskokousedustajien during the September of the year preceding the election. Chapter Announces setting up of the electoral parishes and diocesan priests. The number of the Board of the Secretary of the chapter, and shall ensure that the tasks of the Board's Office.
The Committee shall elect from among its members a Vice-Chairman. The minutes shall be signed by the President and the Secretary and expeditions. The election will select two inspectors, subject to inspection may take place at the meeting.


Chapter 71, section Entitled lists shall draw up a list of the registered voters for priests and shall submit it to the election by the end of October of the year preceding the year of the election Board. The Election Commission shall communicate to each county in the list of rovastille statement no later than the 15th day of the month of December.
The Church of the Lord to deliver the election by the end of October of the year preceding the electoral list of the members of the Board of Governors of the Church or the Parish Council and the members of the common Council of the Church of the chosen. To become a member of the list of the selected instead of the priest is an important section 50 of the Ordinance for making Member, which must be a layman.


the representatives of the Lay members of the section and 72 electoral votes of the members of the Board of Governors of the lay and ecclesiastical Diocese of maallikkoedustajien the result of the elections of the candidates in each Church, for the assessment is proportional to the number of votes cast as well as the population of the Church that the Church Council member or the members of the Parish Council and the members of the common Council of the Church with the sum of the selected trust person number. There are a total of four of each Church with sound and, moreover, one of the sound for each parish by population for a full thousand. This number of votes shall be distributed among the voters in each Church, to three decimal places.
For the purposes of the election of the Church during the violence of the last day of the year preceding the year of the population. If the new Church is the established Church Division is the beginning of the year, including the changed the election, in accordance with the new population is determined by the jaotuksen.
The Church of the Lord to send electoral elections on January 25 in the population of the Church, on the date of the notification. The Election Commission will calculate and adopt an election by 1 February of each year, the parish church of the Parish Council by the Board of Governors of the Joint Council or a member of the and the.
The data on population shall be drawn up in the combination of Seurakunnittain, the members of the Board of Governors of the Church or the Parish Council and parish church of the selected by the Board of Governors of the joint, on the number of members of the Church of the common voice of the voters, and how it is divided among the voters, will be recorded in the minutes of the Electoral Commission.


73 section transmission of documents, the documents shall be submitted to the Electoral Board of the kapitulille, which shall communicate them to the Electoral Commission.
The åland Islands province of the Church complaining about lay's and documents relating to the election of the Reverend maallikkoedustajan of the rovastille will be sent to the province.


the layout of the article 74 of the candidate countries the right to impose candidates on the Board of Governors of the valitsijayhdistyksellä, see pappisjäsenten and pappisedustajien to a church meeting the election of the members of at least three and as a layman and maallikkoedustajien the election of at least 10 eligible voters in these elections is set up. The candidate list will appoint up to three times as many candidates as seen in the election of the members of the are selected.
Charter candidate listoineen must be kapitulille, not later than the 15th day of November of the year preceding the year of the election before 16, section 2, 2. Valitsijayhdistyksen to the list of candidate countries, the Act of the EC Treaty, and to the publication of the agent and of the candidates in the written consent of the insurance and the Ministry of Justice, shall apply to the election article, 14, 15, 21 and 51.


the layout of the Åland Islands åland Islands under section 75 of the candidate the Church complaining about see elections to the Municipal Council of lay and ecclesiastical maallikkoedustajan valitsijayhdistyksen the treaty document shall designate a candidate to become a member of one of the candidates on the list and one of the representative as well as one of the first to become a member of and one of the first varaedustajaksi, as well as making the one second, making a member and one of the second varaedustajaksi. This combination of the candidate lists are numbered only in lists of candidates.
If the elections are left with only one list of candidates, the candidates are elected without a vote.
If the layman's or maallikkoedustajan, as well as the confidence of the two alternate members, or varaedustajiksi of the selected person are open or if the election is not filed in any of the candidate list, will take place at the due time designated by the new elections to the chapter.


working with the documents of the EC Treaty By article 76 of the election on 30 November of the year preceding the year of the election meeting shall be checked at the valmistavasti valitsijayhdistysten listoineen and the incorporation of the candidate countries.
Setting up the Valitsijayhdistyksen or errors in the layout adjustment shall apply, mutatis mutandis, to the candidate countries, what provides in article 17 and 18.


the adoption of article 77 of the Treaty establishing the documents and the establishment of an electoral candidate lists, combinations of December of the year preceding the year of the election to be held on the 15th day of the meeting will be made separately for all elections of the correction procedure caused by repairs, are numbered lists of candidates and candidates, as well as combinations of the lists of candidates shall be drawn up in accordance with article 19, as the case may be, of: (1) and (2) and section 20 (1) and (2).
Kirkolliskokousedustajien elections lists of candidates, and the candidates are numbered in such a way that the members of the Board of Governors of the numbering of candidates continues to see the election.


Article 78 voting and other election documents, the ballot shall be such as to article 23 (1) of the Act provides. The election of the members of the Board of Governors, a layman in the Diocese of ballots printed for the Green and yellow paper, as well as the election of the church meeting pappisjäsenten maallikkoedustajien pappisedustajien election election of the white and blue paper.
The Government will send the election commissions in the electoral Church documents and ballots. The Election Commission is responsible for printing the lists of candidates in the elections, as well as their combinations and the distribution of ballot papers to be used.
The combination of the colour of the paper used for the lists of candidates should be the same as for the corresponding on the ballot.


meetings of the Board of Governors of the election article 79 pappisjäsenten and see the vote on the election of the Reverend of the church meeting pappisedustajien meeting of each of the priests. The Bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in the vote on the Court.
The Board of Governors of the lay members of the diocese and our church meeting vote on each of the maallikkoedustajien elections to the Board of Governors of the lay members of the parish church of the Parish Council and parish church of the City Council selected the members of the joint meeting of the lay in the joint. This meeting shall be convened by the Church of the Lord and be chaired by a Vice-Chairman of the Parish Council. If the same person is a member of the common Council of the Church, and the Church Council, the Council of the Church is known as section 50 of the Act intended to substitute.


section 80 of the early voting in the election of the members of the Board of Governors and to the Diocese of kirkolliskokousedustajien If a priest is not able to arrive at the election of the Reverend of the priests or lay's and maallikkoedustajan in the election vote will not be able to arrive at the Church, he gets sent to the the folded ballot to the election of its flag to the vendor in a sealed envelope, on which he has made his name and the fact that it has his vote.
The electoral general meeting of shareholders shall be informed of the possibility of the use of early voting and on the way in. The invitation shall be accompanied by a preliminary vote, the necessary material.


section 81 of the election meetings preparatory actions for the Church of the Lord is to see to it that the Church preparing to see the members of the Board of Governors of the lay and ecclesiastical maallikkoedustajien elections. In this case, is to ensure that the election is available at: 1) accrues to the composition of lists of candidates to the election in the room to see the combinations;
2) ballots, electoral stamp, which is used in the refining of the Church, the ballot, as well as sealing and other necessary facilities.
Before the start of the elections of the members of the Church and lay with the President of the maallikkoedustajien, or as to the action to the Vice-President of the Parish Council, as provided for in subparagraph (1) of section 40. The debate on the electoral candidates are not allowed in the shipment.
County rovastilla pappisjäsenten and pappisedustajien in the case of the elections is, and (2) of the above-mentioned tasks.


82 members of the Board of Governors and Voting article see kirkolliskokousedustajien elections, Voting and ballot for stamping are applied, what provides in article 42. The provincial Church Council of the lay member and of the complaining in the Diocese of ecclesiastical elections, each voter will vote for maallikkoedustajan under article 75 of the candidate list.
At the start of the vote on the ballot in the election of prior as the voice of the shell, if it is, the not to be left open, it is the secret of the election while maintaining drop-down. The vote on the ticket is stamped and the reading should be the same urn as the other ballots.
If äänestäneellä have the right to vote, the election of the President shall be the delivery of ballot to a separate closed envelope unopened, having voted for the name and leave the election referred to in paragraph 2 of the Peel without opening the shells of the Electoral Commission. The criteria for the President of the settlement shall be recorded in minutes.


section 83 of the closure of the Vote and the end of the vote, the electoral Conference of the Protocol shall be calculated from the number of the ballot without having to open them up and do them. After this, the ballots will be closed in a sealed container and shall be forwarded without delay to the election Board.
The election will be held in the shipment record, which shall be entered in the right to vote, the number of the ballot and what has happened to the shipment. The Protocol, signed by the President and Secretary of State. The Protocol is immediately checked and sent to the Electoral Commission, together with the ballot.


the calculation of the results of the elections and the strengthening of the section 84 Electoral Commission opens the sealed containers and calculates the results of the elections in accordance with the way the outcome of the elections, as the case may be, what the Church putting down.
The Electoral Commission confirmed the results of the election on the third of February, each separately on Monday.


notification of the results of the elections and section 85, the enactment of the Election Commission to announce the results of the elections, as well as the names and addresses of selected Church Government and the kapitulille. The announcement of the outcome of the elections is valitusosoituksineen be: message board and should be kept for inspection by the strengthening of the results of the elections until the end of the day following the date of the appeal period.
As members of the Electoral Commission will give a power of Attorney and agent for the selected. If the result of the election of the appeal be corrected or to become a member of or as a delegate, alternate member will be given chapter.
The Sami Parliament shall inform the Board of Governors of the saamelaisjäsenen and the ecclesiastical Diocese of the Sámi representative, as well as alternates to the Government of the names and addresses of the Church and the Diocese of Oulu and the kapitulille, as well as to give the Commissioner and the representative power of the book. The same shall apply, if the result of the election of the complaint will be adjusted or an alternate will be representative of or a member of the.


86 § election of Electoral documents and archiving Protocol and election calculations must be kept in the archives of the chapter.
The election used the ballots and lists of candidates to the combinations must be separately pappisjäsenten and pappisedustajien, as well as the election of the members and the sustainable maallikkoedustajien lay separately on the label. It must be closed with a seal and store in tuomiokapitulissa, until the next election has been provided.


The Bishop's election under section 87 of the electoral operations and the number of the number of voters within the determination of the date of the election of the chapter and the Bishop to give the Church Mr and lääninrovasteille, as well as the election of the Archbishop of the Church of tuomiokapituleille and the other to the Government. The election will be held no earlier than 30 days after the date of the adoption of article 92 of the Treaty establishing the documents and the valitsijayhdistyksen of the end of the time limit laid down in paragraph 1.
Church law, chapter 23, section 16, subsection 2, referred to in paragraphs 1 and 2, the number of priests and lecturers is determined by Chapter 88 of the decision referred to in subparagraph (1) of section and the beginning of the month before, according to the circumstances.
The Church, the Lord will take care of it, that the Church Council or Parish Council, chapter 23 of the law, the members shall elect a lay Church section 16, subsection 2, referred to in paragraph 5, the result of the election of the maallikkovalitsijat, and to inform the Court of the County of kapitulille and rovastille. Each parish will choose at least one of the maallikkovalitsijan. Other maallikkovalitsijat you select how many numbers are in the violence of the Church: in accordance with the allocation laid down by. In this case, the imposition of a population is determined by the election of the last day of the previous year, according to the population.


section 88 of the Bishop in the election of the voters ' lists: a list of the Bishop's election without delay, prepare a rovastikunnittain registered voters in each county to send priests and rovastille an excerpt from this list. On the basis of the chapter shall provide this list to the Church, Chapter 16, section 23 of the law: the number of electors referred to in paragraph 3, and the Division of the Church, and shall forthwith inform the Church Mr.
Dean shall draw up the statement referred to in subparagraph (1) and article 87 (3) on the basis of the notifications referred to in the list of persons in the Evangelical Lutheran Church, with the Church law, chapter 23, section 16 (2) shall have the right to vote in the election of the Bishop. For the election of the Bishop of the Diocese of Oulu: the list shall be notified to the representative of the Sami, for which the Reverend.
For the election of the Archbishop, each chapter shall draw up a list of the people who see in the Church, Chapter 16, section 23 of the law, the right to vote in the election of the Archbishop. Archbishopric of the County to the list mentioned in paragraph 2 of the Green Lante ... we associate with the members of the Board of Governors, a layman, Synod of the Diocese of maallikkoedustajat and the Church of the members of the Board are selected, who are residing in the territory of the Evangelical Lutheran Church.


the use of the right to vote in section 89 of the Archbishop and the Bishop's election when the voters have the right to vote in the election of the Archbishop, it is used as follows: 1) as a representative of a church meeting, the Bishop of the vote: as a member of the right to vote, use pappisvarajäsen;
2) Church, Member of the Board who is not a Bishop of the Church, as a member of the Board of the vote as the representative of the Board of Governors of the church meeting or see, or as a member of the right to vote: use alternate or substitute;
3) other voter is entitled to vote, as well as a church meeting as a member of the Board of Governors as a representative of the diocese or, as well as a representative of a church meeting that as a member of the chapter, as a representative of a church meeting, the vote see the Council or tuomiokapitulissa sound right to use substitute.
The Bishop's election under paragraph 3, shall apply.


Article 90 the number of candidate voters ' associations and the layout of the chapter within two weeks of the arrival of the candidate the voters, in the layout of the start date of the notifications and post a list of selected valitsijoiksi of the diocese parishes.
The right to impose a candidate in the election of the Bishop is valitsijayhdistyksellä, which represents at least 30 people with the right to vote in this election. A person must not be a founding member of the only one valitsijayhdistyksessä. The application of the candidate countries will designate one of the priest, who has given written consent to the ehdokkuudelleen. Valitsijayhdistyksen to the treaty document with an application to the Court shall be kapitulille to the candidate within two months of the date of the candidate's layout.
The Treaty on the non-Valitsijayhdistyksen, valitsijayhdistyksen, the agent of the insurance, as well as the candidate's written consent, shall apply to the Church elections, section 14 and 15.
If you select will have to be the order of the Bishop's Church (1055/1993), chapter 18, article 1 (d) to take over again, earlier set for candidates will be held without a new memorandum on valitsijayhdistyksen as a candidate unless the candidate has suspended an earlier application or valitsijayhdistys as a candidate set to consent within the time limit laid down in paragraph 2.


working with the layout of the section 91 of the EC Treaty documents, the end of the chapter to check the candidate within two weeks of the date of incorporation of the candidate countries with an application and, where appropriate, the valitsijayhdistyksen agent and attached supporting documents, together with the opportunity to book within two weeks to correct the error in your documents. Errors in sections 17 and 18 shall apply to the adjustment.


the adoption of section 92 of the EC Treaty documents and preparatory activities for the election of the chapter is within two weeks of the end of the period of adjustment procedure: 1 the adjustment process caused by the repairs of the EC Treaty);
2) draw up a list of the vaalikelpoisista of the candidates;
3) draw up a list of candidates by drawing lots, the order and number of the candidates running in the order number 2;
4) submitted to the lääninrovasteille list of candidates.
Chapter will take care of the list of candidates and ballots printed. The ballot must be in accordance with the first subparagraph of article 23(2).


the provision of section 93 Election the Bishop's election, the vote will take place at the same time in each of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in the diocese vicar in the Office of the county or, in his absence, the oldest church of the Lord, the Chairman, in the Chair. The Bishop, and a lawyer in the Court of judges who will be voting in the Evangelical Lutheran Church and the Evangelical Lutheran Church: lay member in his Church.
Dean calls his electoral meeting of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of voters.
The election of the Archbishop in the Archdiocese will be voted on by the States. In other dioceses of the Archbishop in the election of the voters will vote for the leadership of the Bishop in accordance with the President of the tuomiokapitulissa, mutatis mutandis, to what the voting in the Evangelical Lutheran Church.


the vote on the election of the Bishop to the vote on the article 94 and 42 shall apply to the ballot for stamping. The debate on the electoral candidates are not allowed in the shipment.
A voter who is not able to arrive at the election included, gets sent to the the folded ballot to the election of its flag to the vendor in a sealed envelope, on which he has made his name and the fact that it has his vote. The bark is a had it, the not to be left open, at the beginning of the vote in the election, while maintaining the open secret. The vote on the ticket is stamped and the reading should be the same urn as the other ballots.
If äänestäneellä have the right to vote, the election of the President shall be the delivery of ballot to a separate hearing this as a closed envelope or be left without opening the envelope referred to in paragraph 2, the shells of the kapitulille. The criteria for the President of the settlement shall be recorded in minutes.
The voting, which is a malicious entry, shall be null and void.


section 95 election election of the Bishop of the Protocol the Protocol, which will be held in the shipment shall be entered in the number of ballot papers, the people who voted for the present and the absent, the number of votes that each has received and what else has happened in the shipment of the election. The minutes shall be signed by the Chairman and the managing body of the Protocol. It checks for the selected shipment two election inspectors.
The Chairman shall send the ballot papers and the minutes the kapituliin in a sealed wrapping, which is notable for its content and the sender.


the result of the election under section 96 votes, the delivery of the election of the chapter and the new open session on election documents contain overlays. : Need to be resolved, whether in article 94 for ballot counting procedures of the account, and if there is any ballot null and void on the basis of paragraph 4.
If anyone of the candidates received more than half the votes cast in the election, the election of the chapter to confirm the result. Chapter announces the results of the elections of the candidates and a valitsijayhdistysten of the Protocol, the case for men. The announcement of the outcome of the election is valitusosoituksineen be: message board and should be kept for inspection by the public on the day following the election of the strengthening of the result of the appeal until the end of time.
If no one has received a majority of the votes cast in accordance with paragraph 2, the amount to be delivered to the election of the chapter church of the order of the new chapter 18 as article I, section 1 (c). A new election shall be submitted within 30 days of the submission of the election of the first election, as provided for in articles 93 to 95. The result of the calculation of the weighting of votes and the strengthening of the election and (2) shall apply.


Chapter pappisasessorin of section 97 of the election and the election of the Vicar of the county electoral period and the number of suppliers of the election of the time of the election of the chapter pappisasessorin to be taken and shall inform the lääninrovasteille.
When County officials must comply with the Vicar, the Reverend of the Church chapter of the other, to provide the election of someone else's.


section Pappisasessorin of the election of the 98 delivery of the Pappisasessorin and the vicar provincial Vicar for the election under section 94 and 95 shall apply and article 96 (1) of the Act provides. In addition, the election shall apply to Pappisasessorin what article 93. The vote shall be recorded on the ticket in either election, only one name.
The election will be used as a list of the municipalities in the State, voters on the grip of the Reverend 88 voters referred to in subparagraph (1) of section from the list. The list is to be checked for each election.
the entry into force of the provisions of Chapter 5 of the article the order of the date of entry into force of This election 99 shall enter into force on the same day as the church meeting on 8 November 2013, the change in the law, approved by the Church, by which the law is amended as follows: 5, 7, 9, 17 (a), (b), 17, 18, 20 and 23 to 25.
The order repeals the order of the Church in this parliamentary election (1056/1993), as amended.

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1993 Church Law