Department of Foreign Affairs and Senegalese living abroad Decree No. 2016-324, March 07, 2016 Decree No. 2016-324 07 March 2016 on the anticipation of the date of the vote for the referendum of March 20, 2016, in the Republic of the Congo.
The President of the Republic, pursuant to the Constitution;
Pursuant to law organic No. 93-23 of May 30, 1992 on the Constitutional Council.
Having regard to the electoral code;
Having regard to Decree No. 2016 - 261 February 18, 2016 fixing the date of a referendum and the convening of the electoral body.
Having regard to Decree No. 2016 - 262, February 19, 2016 on the organisation of a referendum;
Having regard to Decree No. 2014-871 of July 22, 2014, on the powers of the Minister of Foreign Affairs and of Senegalese living abroad;
Having regard to decision No 5/C/2000 November 16, 2000 of the Constitutional Council;
Having regard to decision No. 1/C/2016 February 12, 2016, the Constitutional Council;
Having regard to the opinion of the President of the National Assembly by 18 January 2016 on the draft revision of the Constitution on the report of the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Senegalese living abroad, decreed: Article 1. -On the occasion of the referendum of March 20, 2016, the exercise of the right to vote is open to all voters in the jurisdiction covered by the Embassy of Senegal in the Republic of the Congo, on Sunday, March 13, 2016, 08 hours to 18 hours.
S. 2 - the localities affected by the operations of the referendum are those of Brazzaville and Pointe-Noire.
S. 3. - conditions of conduct of election and the voting procedures laid down by the Decree No. 2016-262 of 19 February 2016 on the organisation of the referendum of March 20, 2016 shall apply to the election of March 13, 2016.
S. 4 - the Minister of the Interior and public security, the keeper of the seals, Minister of Justice, the Minister for Foreign Affairs and of Senegalese living abroad, the Minister of economy, finance and the Plan and the Minister of Culture and communication are responsible, each in relation to the implementation of this Decree which shall be published in the Official Journal.
Made in Dakar, March 07, 2016 Macky SALL, the President of the Republic: Prime Minister Mahammed Boun Abdallah DIONNE