ELECTORAL (AMENDMENT) ACT (NO.2), 2011

ELECTORAL (AMENDMENT) ACT (NO.2), 2011

EXPLANATORY MEMORANDUM

This Act amends the Electoral Act, No.6, of 20I0 as amended to abridge the time from 60 days to 30 days within which the Independent National Electoral Commission shall stop the registration of voters before any general election under the Act.

ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS

1. Amendment of section 9(5) of the Principal Act.

2. Citation,

CITATION

An Act to amend the Electoral Act, No.6, 2010, as amended.

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

1. Section 9(5), line 2 of the Electoral Act No.6, 2010 (the Principal Act) is amended by substituting for the figure “60”, the figure “30”.

2. This Act may be cited as the Electoral (Amendment) Act (No.2), 2011.