Electoral (Amendment) Act, 2001

Amendment of section 32 of Principal Act.

14.—Section 32 of the Principal Act is amended by the substitution of the following subsection for subsection (4):

“(4) On the request of a returning officer for an advance on account of his charges the Minister for Finance may, after consultation with the Minister (irrespective of whether the scale of charges referred to in subsection (1) has been prepared or not), if he thinks fit and on such terms as he thinks fit, make such an advance.”.