Electoral Act, 1960

Ascertainment of elector's age.

5.—The Principal Act is hereby amended by the substitution of the following section for section 7 (inserted by section 3 of the Electoral (Dáil Éireann and Local Authorities) Act, 1945) :

“7. For the purposes of this Act a person's age shall be taken to be that person's age on the 15th day of April next following the 15th day of September, being the qualifying date.”