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The deadline for submitting a declaration for voting at the polling stations abroad expires faster

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Changes to the deadline for submitting a declaration for voting in overseas polling stations – Expires December 27 instead of January 2, 2023 – With a law passed unanimously in the afternoon by the Parliament – All information

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Changes to the deadline for submitting declarations for voting in polling centers abroad, following a law passed today by the Parliament.

With a law passed unanimously in the afternoon by the Parliament, the Election Law< /strong>so that the deadline for submitting the application for registration in the electoral roll and subsequently the deadline for submitting the declaration for voting in the polling centers abroad, expire on December 27, 2022 instead of January 2, 2023, as provided for in the current provisions of the Population Register Law , which concern the preparation of the respective supplementary electoral roll.

According to the data submitted by the Ministry of the Interior, the proposed shortening of the deadline was considered necessary, in order to avoid the possibility of the upcoming presidential elections coinciding with particularly important social and other events, which are expected to take place in February 2023 and which may negatively affect the participation rate of the of voters in the mentioned elections.

In particular, according to the same data, with the proposed arrangement it becomes possible to conducting the next elections for the nomination of the President of the Republic on February 5, 2023. Furthermore, in the event that no candidate receives the required number of votes, the election will be repeated between the two leading candidates the following week, specifically on February 12, 2023.

Source: cyprustimes.com

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