Regulation and Procedure for Election of Provincial/Capital, Municipal, District/Khan Councils Drafted
AKP Phnom Penh, January 18, 2019 —
National Election Committee (NEC) has circulated a drafted regulation and procedure for the Election of Provincial/Capital, Municipal, District/Khan Councils to all competent institutions for their review and buy-in.
The update was shared in a recent press release of the national committee, adding that it expects feedbacks for the document by Jan. 25.
The drafted regulation and procedure for the upcoming election, the third of its kind, was sent to government bodies including Constitutional Council General Secretariat, General Secretariats of Senate and National Assembly, Ministry of Interior, Ministry of Justice, Ministry of National Defence and Ministry of Information.
Besides, it was also shared with 20 political parties, Embassy of Japan, Delegation of the European Union to Cambodia, and 20 non-governmental organisations and associations.
The 325-page document to guide the Election of Provincial/Capital, Municipal, District/Khan Councils planned in May 26 consists of three chapters, 13 parts and seven annexes.
By Lim Nary