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Reform (Election of Conseillers) (By-Election) (Sark) Ordinance, 2019

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The Reform (Election of Conseillers) (By-Election) (Sark) Ordinance, 2019
 
THE CHIEF PLEAS OF SARK, in exercise of the powers conferred on them by sections 23A(1), 25(5) and 29(6) of the Reform (Sark) Law, 2008[a], hereby order:-
 
Date fixed for by-election.
1.      (1)      A by-election for the purpose of filling casual vacancies in the Office of Conseiller –
 
(a)      caused by the resignations of Conseillers R. Guille and S. Moerman, and
 
(b)      occurring, for any other reason, on or before Friday 3rd May, 2019,
 
shall be held on Wednesday 12th June, 2019.
 
(2)      In the event of two or more candidates at the said election securing an equal number of votes, and by reason thereof a further election being required to be held in pursuance of the provisions of section 25(5) of the Reform (Sark) Law, 2008, in respect of such candidates only without further nomination, such further election shall be held on Wednesday 10th July, 2019.
 
Date of closure of register.
2.      The Register of Electors shall close, pursuant to section 29(6) of the Reform (Sark) Law, 2008, on Friday 3rd May, 2019.
 
Citation.
3.      This Ordinance may be cited as the Reform (Election of Conseillers) (By-Election) (Sark) Ordinance, 2019.

[a]

Order in Council No. V of 2008; amended by Nos. VI and XXVII of 2008; No. XIV of 2010; No. XII of 2011; No. XI of 2014; No. IX of 2016; No. IX of 2017; Sark Ordinance Nos. II and VI of 2015; No. XI of 2017; No. XIII of 2018.