Changes to the polls: In two separate polling stations voting
Everything changes in the way we vote in local elections and the European elections – What foresee amendments Interior Ministry…….
The amendments to be tabled in polynomoschedio Interior Ministry "promoting substantive gender equality and opposition to gender violence - Arrangements for awarding citizenship - Other Ministry of Interior jurisdiction provisions" shield the electoral process and ensure a smooth exercise of voting rights of citizens during the simultaneous holding of European elections and local authority elections.
Amendment provides cutting of polling stations.
I. ABILITY TO SPLIT WITH UNHCR. Polling stations
The individual electoral processes (ie. European elections, Self-government, etc.), even when they coincide in their conduct day, still retain their independent character as distinct electoral processes. This means that it is a different thing to take place on the same day to a different place in a section together.
With this data, given that for the first time there will be four different polls, all with stafrodosia, The amendment gives the option of the Minister of Interior, for voter convenience and to avoid delays observed phenomena due to multiple concurrent processes, to determine the conduct of specific elections in separate polling stations:
Practically it means that each polling station will have two ballot boxes (instead of four) and the voter will vote in two consecutive sections.
In that way, shielded the electoral process and provided guarantees for the smooth and orderly conduct of the elections, no additional, excessive burden for all stakeholders of the electoral process (legal representatives, Election Committee etc.). So:
a) avoid long delays with tails, especially in large urban centers, that afflict and discourage voters and create tensions and protests and
b) afforded to judges and representatives of all actors in the process, regularity conditions, so they can control and supervise the process smoothly and without tensions and also be able to cope with anyway -so- particularly increased duties required by their role as guarantors of the elections, with the best possible way.
Note that these settings were processed experienced, on elections, Services of the Ministry of Interior and made taking into account all the elements and technical aspects related to the electoral process and after cooperation with other Ministries, like Justice, the Education (to provide data on eg the classrooms) and the support of the company Singular logic election information system.
the possibility of appointing civil servants also given holding a law degree if found deficient lawyers.
Another amendment also ensures the participation of the United Kingdom in Greek elections from their place of residence.