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  • The Police and Crime Commissioner Elections (Amendment) Order 2014

    In accordance with section 154(2)(b) of the Police Reform and Social Responsibility Act 2011 , a draft of this Order has been laid before and approved by a resolution of each House of Parliament. Citation, commencement and transition 1.  (1)  This Order may be cited as the Police and Crime Commissioner Elections (Amendment) Order 2014. (2...

    ...) , the Lord President of the Council has consulted the Electoral Commission. In accordance with section 154(2)(b) of the Police ...4.  (1)  In article 4 (effect of register of electors) , in paragraph (4)—. (a) in sub-paragraph (b) , ... Schedule 1 (supply of register) , in paragraph 1 (supply of free copy of register for electoral purposes and restrictions on use) ...

  • The Representation of the People (England and Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2016

    The Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster makes these Regulations in exercise of the powers conferred by sections 9 D(3) , 9 E(2) , 10 ZC(3) , 10 ZD(3) , 53(1) and (3) of, and paragraphs 1(2) , 1(2 A) , 3 ZA, 3 C, 10 B, 12 and 13(2) of Schedule 2 to, the Representation of the People Act 1983(1) and paragraph 7 B of Schedule 4 to the Representation o...

    ... Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster has consulted the Electoral Commission in accordance with section 7(1) and (2)(e) of the ... The paper application form for persons applying to be registered in pursuance of an overseas elector’s declaration must—. (a) ...11.  In regulation 101 (supply of free copy of full register etc)—. (a) at the end of paragraph (1) ...

  • The Electoral Commission v City of Westminster Magistrates' Court, Court of Appeal - Administrative Court, January 22, 2009, [2009] EWHC 78 (Admin)

    1. These judicial review proceedings concern the forfeiture by a Magistrates’ Court of donations to a registered political party. Restrictions on such donations are found in Chapter II of Part IV of the Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Act 2000 (“PPERA”). References in this judgment to sections, Chapters, Parts and Schedules are, unl...

    ... review proceedings concern the forfeiture by a Magistrates’ Court of donations to a registered political party. Restrictions on such donations are found in Chapter II of Part IV of the Political ... 37. It may be noted here that registered parties are entitled to a free copy of the electoral register in hard copy or in electronic data form from the relevant ...

  • Erlam & Ors v Rahman & Anor, Court of Appeal - Queen's Bench Division, April 23, 2015, [2015] EWHC 1215 (QB)

    1 22 May 2014 was Election Day throughout the United Kingdom. There was a nationwide election for members of the European Parliament. Many local authorities had council elections and a few local authorities had mayoral elections. The London Borough of Tower Hamlets had all three. While undoubtedly making practical sense to hold all the relevant ele...

    ..., had failed to conduct the election in accordance with electoral law and that the election should be set aside on that ground ...(d) that in all other respects the election was free from any corrupt or illegal practice on the part of the candidate ...a) being registered as an elector for any national or local election;. b) being ...

  • The Neighbourhood Planning (Referendums) (Amendment) Regulations 2013

    The Secretary of State makes the following Regulations in exercise of the powers conferred by paragraphs 15(5) and 16 of Schedule 4 B to the Town and Country Planning Act 1990(1) and section 38 A(3) of the Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act 2004(2). In accordance with paragraph 16(5) of that Schedule, the Secretary of State has consulted the...

    ... that Schedule, the Secretary of State has consulted the Electoral Commission on these Regulations. In accordance with section 333(3 ... 17 does not apply, the number of entries in the relevant register;. if regulation 17 applies, the sum of the number of entries in ...3.—(1) The business registration officer must supply free of charge as many forms for use in connection with the business ...

  • Cruddas v Calvert & Ors, Court of Appeal - Queen's Bench Division, July 31, 2013, [2013] EWHC 2298 (QB)

    1. This is the judgment on the second stage of the trial of a claim for libel and malicious falsehood. The first stage of the trial was a preliminary issue, to determine what the words complained of actually meant. This issue was determined by myself at first instance: Cruddas v Calvert [2013] EWHC 1427 (QB) (5 June 2013) (``the 5 June judgment''),

    ... meetings was to come, in breach of the ban under UK electoral law, from Middle Eastern investors in a Liechtenstein fund; and. ... or disguise or otherwise, the making of donations to a registered party by any person or body other than a permissible donor.''. ...But any member of the public was free to look at the Electoral Commission publications which gave the ...

  • The Good Law Project, R (On the Application Of) v Electoral Commission & Ors, Court of Appeal - Administrative Court, September 14, 2018, [2018] EWHC 2414 (Admin)

    1. The issue in this case is whether the Electoral Commission (the statutory body responsible for overseeing elections and referendums in the UK) has correctly interpreted the law which limited spending by participants in connection with the referendum held in June 2016 on whether or not the UK should remain a member of the European Union. More pa...

    ... . 4. Under sections 105 and 106 of PPERA, an individual registered in an electoral register in the UK or a body carrying on its activities in the UK could become a ... The position is otherwise if B is free to choose how to spend the money. 79. Such a test does not catch cases where the donee merely hopes ...

  • P&P Property Ltd v Owen White & Catlin LLP, Court of Appeal - Civil Division, May 15, 2018, [2018] EWCA Civ 1082

    Lord Justice Patten : 1. These appeals raise common issues about the liability of solicitors and estate agents in cases involving identity fraud. In both cases the fraudster posed as the owner of a registered property in London. He instructed solicitors and agents to act for him on the sale of the property and genuine purchasers were found. The

    ... In both cases the fraudster posed as the owner of a registered property in London. He instructed solicitors and agents to act ... of birth from the available databases including the electoral roll. Notwithstanding this Ms Lim made no further attempts to ... the purchasers instructed their own solicitors who were free to raise any inquiries they wished and could, at least in theory, ...

  • The Transfer of Functions (Elections, Referendums, Third Sector and Information) Order 2016

    “instrument” includes Royal Charters, Royal Warrants, Orders in Council, Letters Patent, judgments, decrees, orders, rules, regulations, schemes, bye-laws, awards, licences, authorisations, consents, approvals, contracts and other agreements, memoranda and articles of association, certificates, deeds and other documents; “the Leader of the Hou...

    ...(a) functions under the Freedom of Information Act 2000(4) (other than functions to which article ...(n) the Electoral Administration Act 2006(32);. (o) the Political Parties and ... 30(2)(c)(i) (description of charity not required to be registered). (f) section 32(1) , (2) and (3) (amendment of registration ...

  • Shindler & Anor v Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster & Anor, Court of Appeal - Administrative Court, April 28, 2016, [2016] EWHC 957 (Admin)

    2. In these proceedings the claimants, Harry Shindler MBE and Jacquelyn MacLennan, seek permission to challenge the legality under EU law of section 2, European Union Referendum Act 2015 (``the 2015 Act'') which makes provision for the franchise in the forthcoming referendum on whether the United Kingdom should remain a member of the European Union...

    ... citizens who are resident abroad and who were last registered to vote in Parliamentary elections in the United Kingdom more ... Act restricts their directly effective EU law rights of freedom of movement in a manner that is not objectively justifiable. The ... relevant government ministers with responsibility for electoral matters, so far as the EU referendum is concerned. The Claim. 6. ...

  • The Bodo Community & Ors v The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Ltd, Court of Appeal - Technology and Construction Court, June 20, 2014, [2014] EWHC 1973 (TCC)

    1. In this Group litigation, the many Claimants, numbering some 15,000 or more and including several representative type claimants and claims on behalf of children, seek damages at common law and statutory compensation under the law of Nigeria in relation to oil spills from pipelines said to have been caused by Shell Petroleum Development Company o...

    ... to the right of action conferred on the owner of a registered Trade Mark, the statute has in this section conferred an ... (1996) 7 NWLR (Pt 461) 379, 432; James Orubu v National Electoral Commission (1988) 5 NWLR (Pt 94) 323, Schroder & Co v Major & Co ... or 1960, the wellhead has been completely unprotected and freely accessible to saboteurs. In the opinion of the District Court, ...

  • The Representation of the People (Scotland) (Description of Electoral Registers and Amendment) Regulations 2013

    The Secretary of State has consulted the Electoral Commission and the Information Commissioner and such other persons as he considered appropriate in accordance with section 53(5) of the Representation of the People Act 1983(2) and section 7(1) and (2)(e) of the Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Act 2000(3). In accordance with secti...

    ...45.  After regulation 99(2) insert—. “(2 A) Each registration officer shall, if the Commission has made a written request, supply the Commission free of charge with one copy of any revised version of the register created following the publication of a notice of alteration in the register under section 13 A(2) , 13 AB(2) or 13 B(3) , (3 B) or (3 D) ...

  • The Representation of the People (England and Wales) (Description of Electoral Registers and Amendment) Regulations 2013

    The Lord President of the Council has consulted the Electoral Commission and the Information Commissioner and such other persons as he considered appropriate in accordance with section 53(5)(2) of the Representation of the People Act 1983 and section 7(1) and (2)(e) of the Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Act 2000(3). In accordance...

    ...43.  In regulation 100 , after paragraph (2) insert—. “(2 A) Each registration officer shall, if the Commission has made a written request, supply the Commission free of charge with one copy of any revised version of the register created following the publication of a notice of alteration in the register under section 13 A(2) , 13 AB(2) or 13 B(3) , (3 B) or (3 D) ...

  • White v Matthys & Ors, Court of Appeal - Chancery Division, January 31, 2014, [2014] EWHC B10 (Ch),[2014] EWHC 648 (Ch),[2014] WLR(D) 54,[2014] 2 WLR 1435,[2014] WTLR 725

    1. In this Part 8 Claim, the Claimant seeks directions pursuant to CPR r. 64.2(a) as to how the estate of Joseph Robson (``the Deceased'') should be distributed. The claim raises issues as to the proper construction and effect of the Political Parties Elections and Referendums Act 2000 (``the 2000 Act''). Part IV of the 2000 Act makes provision for...

    ... provision for the prohibition of foreign donations to registered political parties. The issues in the present case are, in ... failed because the Deceased was not registered on an electoral register in the 5 years before his death and hence was not a ... and facilities (eg the provision of paid employees' time and free use of computer equipment and facilities) which can fall within ...

  • The Representation of the People (Scotland) (Amendment) Regulations 2014

    The Secretary of State has consulted the Electoral Commission and the Information Commissioner and such other persons as he considered appropriate in accordance with section 53(5) of the 1983 Act(3) and (in the case of the Electoral Commission) with section 7(1) and (2)(e) of the Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Act 2000(4). In acc...

    This Statutory Instrument is being issued free of charge to all known recipients of SI 2013/3206 , which it ...The Secretary of State has consulted the Electoral Commission and the Information Commissioner and such other ... of the People (Scotland) (Description of Electoral Registers and Amendment) Regulations 2013. 2.  The Representation of the ...

  • The Scottish Local Government Elections Order 2011

    The Scottish Ministers make the following Order in exercise of the powers conferred by sections 3 , 3 A and 16 of the Local Governance (Scotland) Act 2004(1) and all other powers enabling them to do so. In accordance with section 16(5) of that Act(2) , a draft of the Order has been laid before and approved by resolution of the Scottish Parliament.

    ...” means an elector with an anonymous entry in the register of electors;. “anonymous entry” in relation to the register ...“electoral registration officer” has the same meaning as in the 1983 Act;. ...18.—(1) The returning officer may use, free of charge, for the purpose of taking the poll or counting the ...

  • AAA & Ors v Unilever Plc & Anor, Court of Appeal - Queen's Bench Division, February 27, 2017, [2017] EWHC 371 (QB)

    1. This is my decision on two applications by the Defendants. Those applications concern a claim brought by the Claimants (`Cs') who are Kenyan nationals, against the First Defendant (`D1'), a holding company registered in the United Kingdom, and against the Second Defendant (`D2'). D1 is D2's ultimate holding company. D2 is a company registered...

    ..., against the First Defendant (`D1'), a holding company registered in the United Kingdom, and against the Second Defendant (`D2'). ... the first rule was perhaps not part of FAS at all, or was a free-standing aspect of FAS, `effectively franked by international ... vote-rigging and doubts about the impartiality of the Electoral Commission; and `truly alarming levels of hate speech' in the ...

  • McGeoch (AP) (Appellant) v The Lord President of the Council and another (Respondents) (Scotland)

    ... any constituency if on the date of the poll he(a) is registered in the register of parliamentary electors for that constituency; ... constituency wholly or partly comprised in the electoral region, and- . (a) the address in respect of which he is ..."The High Contracting Parties undertake to hold free elections at reasonable intervals by secret ballot, under ...

  • R (on the application of Chester) (Appellant) v Secretary of State for Justice (Respondent)

    ... any constituency if on the date of the poll he(a) is registered in the register of parliamentary electors for that constituency; ... constituency wholly or partly comprised in the electoral region, and- . (a) the address in respect of which he is ..."The High Contracting Parties undertake to hold free elections at reasonable intervals by secret ballot, under ...

  • The Elections (Policy Development Grants Scheme) (Amendment) (No. 2) Order 2015

    The Lord President of the Council, in exercise of the powers conferred by section 12 of the Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Act 2000(1) , makes the following Order, which gives effect to recommendations submitted to him by the Electoral Commission for variations to the scheme for the making by the Commission of policy development grant...

    This Order supersedes S.I. 2015/128 and is being issued free of charge to all known recipients of that Statutory Instrument. ... gives effect to recommendations submitted to him by the Electoral Commission for variations to the scheme for the making by the ... number of persons whose names appeared on an electoral register—. (i) in England, Northern Ireland or Wales on 1 st December ...

  • R (on the application of the Electoral Commission) (Respondent) v City of Westminster Magistrates Court (Respondent) and The United Kingdom Independence Party (Appellant)

    ..., for the first time in this country, restrictions on the donations that can be made to registered political parties. All statutory references in this judgment are to the Act. . 2. Part IV of the ... was the normal consequence of the acceptance of an impermissible donation, parties would be free to disregard with impunity the obligations not to accept or to return impermissible donations. . ...

  • Shindler & Anor v Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster & Anor, Court of Appeal - Civil Division, May 20, 2016, [2016] EWCA Civ 469,[2016] WLR(D) 273

    1. In these proceedings, the claimants seek to challenge section 2 of the EU Referendum Act 2105 (``the 2015 Act'') which, by virtue of adopting certain franchise rules for UK Parliamentary elections, excludes from the franchise for the EU Referendum UK citizens who have moved abroad and were last registered to vote in the UK more than 15 years ago...

    ... UK citizens who have moved abroad and were last registered to vote in the UK more than 15 years ago (``the 15 year rule''). ... an unjustified restriction of their EU law rights of free movement. . 2. The Divisional Court (Lloyd-Jones LJ and Blake ... vote as electors at a local government election in any electoral area in Great Britain,. (ii) would be entitled to vote as ...

  • JK, R (on the application of) v The Secretary of State for the Home Department & Anor, Court of Appeal - Administrative Court, April 20, 2015, [2015] EWHC 990 (Admin)

    2. The Claimant, JK, is a transgender woman (male to female transsexual); and I shall throughout this judgment refer to her by the female pronoun. She has two naturally conceived children from her marriage to the Second Interested Party, KK, namely the Third Interested Parties, AK and PK. In this claim, she challenges the requirement that she be

    ...i) AK's birth could be re-registered, with the new registration showing the Claimant's new name of JK, ... The Registrar then explained that we would be given a free copy of the short birth certificate but she said that it was only ...'s gender/sex - including birth certificates, passports, electoral records and other documents - reflect the person's profound ...

  • The European Parliamentary Elections (Anonymous Registration) (Northern Ireland) Regulations 2014

    In accordance with section 13(2) of the European Parliamentary Elections Act 2002(3) , section 18(4) of the European Parliament (Representation) Act 2003(4) and paragraph 2(2) of Schedule 2 to the European Communities Act 1972(5) , a draft of these Regulations has been laid before and approved by a resolution of each House of Parliament. In ac...

    ... 2003 , the Secretary of State has consulted with the Electoral Commission prior to these Regulations being made. Accordingly, ... 4 (entitlement of relevant citizen of the Union to be registered as European Parliamentary elector)(10) , after paragraph (4) ... 58 (candidate’s right to send election address post free)(32) , after paragraph (2) insert—. “(2 A) A candidate may ...

  • In Kenya, Most Registered Voters Lack Required Voting Card; Majority confident the electoral body can manage the coming elections.

    ...The IEBC will use several new technologies, including electronic voter registration, to ensure the elections are transparent, free, and fair. But there is controversy about the tender process to obtain the equipment and the logistics of implementing these solutions before the election. Current registered voters in Kenya are ...