Local Government Act, 1941

Conduct of elections, etc.

39.—In lieu of sub-article (3) (repealed by this Act) of Article 5 of the Schedule to the Local Government (Application of Enactments) Order, 1898, it is hereby enacted that, at every election regulated by rules framed under the said Order, the poll shall be taken by ballot and the enactments set out in the Third Schedule to this Act shall to the extent mentioned in the said Schedule and subject to any adaptations, alterations, and exceptions made by such rules, apply in respect of such election in like manner as they apply in respect of a municipal election.