Electoral, Local Government and Planning and Development Act 2013

Amendment of section 13A of European Parliament Elections Act 1997

8. Section 13A (inserted by section 10 of the Act of 2009) of the European Parliament Elections Act 1997 is amended, in subsection (1)—

(a) in paragraph (a), by substituting “Second Schedule, or whose candidature is deemed to have been withdrawn in accordance with rule 6(4) of that Schedule” for “Second Schedule”, and

(b) in paragraph (c), by substituting “at or before the latest relevant time specified in rule 10 for the receipt of that candidate’s nomination” for “before the expiration of the time for the receipt of nominations”.