ELECTORAL (AMENDMENT) ACT, 2007 (Repealed by Electoral Act 2010)

ELECTORAL (AMENDMENT) ACT, 2007 (Repealed by Electoral Act 2010)

ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS

1. Amendment of No.2, 2006.

2. Amendment of Section 10.

3. Substitution for Section 21.

4. Short Title.

AN ACT TO AMEND THE ELECTORAL ACT, No.2 OF 2006; AND FOR RELATED MATTERS.

COMMENCEMENT

22nd Day of March, 2007

ENACTED by the National Assembly of the Federal Republic of Nigeria:

1. The Electoral Act No. 2 of 2006, (in this Act referred to as the Principal Act), is amended as set out below.

2. Section 10 (5) of the Principal Act is amended by substituting for the figure “120”, the figure “60”.

3. Substitute for Section 21 of the Principal Act, a new Section 21:

21. Not later than 45 days before a general election, the Supplementary Voters’ List shall be integrated with the Voters’ Register and published.

4. This Act may be cited as the Electoral (Amendment) Act, 2007.