The Prevention of Electoral Abuses Act, 1923

Election petitions in relation to Seanad elections.

51.—The enactments relating to the presentation and trial of election petitions in relation to Dáil elections shall apply to Seanad elections, with the following modifications, that is to say:—

(a) an election petition may relate to one constituency or to two or more constituencies;

(b) an election petition in respect of a Seanad election may be presented by any one candidate or by a group of two or more candidates.