Referendum Act, 1994

Statement by registration authorities of number of presidential electors.

17.—(1) Not later than five days before the polling day at an ordinary referendum, every registration authority shall furnish to the referendum returning officer a statement in writing of the number of presidential electors registered in the register of presidential electors in force on the polling day in each constituency or portion of a constituency contained in their registration area.

(2) In this section “registration authority” and “registration area” have the same meanings, respectively, as in Part II of the Act of 1992 and the “register of presidential electors” shall include any supplement to the register published under section 15 of that Act and having effect in relation to such referendum.