ballot paper


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ballot paper

n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a paper used for voting in a ballot, esp (in a parliamentary or local government election) one having the names of the candidates printed on it
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ballot paper

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Speaking at the Conservative conference, Mrs May said: "We are hoping we are going to be able to get the orders through - obviously time is very tight - but we are hoping we are going to be able to get the orders through in time for the ballot paper to be printed up in Welsh.
The issue of second ballot paper to Mulayam Singh Yadav was not warranted under Rule 15 of the Presidential and Vice- Presidential Elections Rules, 1974.
Tony is not on a ballot paper, Gordon is not on a ballot paper, Michael Foot is not on a ballot paper, Tony Benn is not on a ballot paper.
Local government minister Tom McCabe said: "We want to make the ballot paper as clear as possible.
The couple were sent details and the CV of the top three list candidates, David Melding AM, Victoria Green and Andrew Davies, as well as the ballot paper by Welsh Conservative Party director Matthew Lane.
Paul Cavin, prosecuting, told the judge Bays took the woman's ballot paper, and that of her husband, to the offices.
The aquamarine ballot paper will elect an MSP for an area in the same way an MP represents you at Westminster.
Staff will obviously do their best to track down people wherever possible but it would greatly assist if anyone who has moved recently, believes they are entitled to vote and have not yet received a ballot paper contact us as soon as possible," said Mr Moore.
The geographical constituency (GC) and District Council (second) functional constituency ballot papers will be pre-folded inward once along the dotted line by the polling staff at the ballot paper issuing desk before issuing them to electors.
Experience has shown that when candidate names were included (prior to 2011) that many voters placed multiple cross on the ballot paper, attempted to vote for individual candidates and undoubtedly led to some votes not being deemed valid and counted.
AWOULD-BE county councillor defeated by a single vote was denied the chance to draw straws for a place in office after returning officers threw out her complaints of a spoiled ballot paper.
When you receive your postal voting pack, make sure you read and follow the instructions carefully before completing your ballot paper.