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Electoral Law Amendment Planned (June 23, 2014) by Constance Johnson

According to a June 12, 2014, news report, the Government of Namibia is urgently planning to ...

Topic: Elections and politics; Treaties and International Agreements/Human Rights; Women's rights
Jurisdiction: Namibia

Senate Passes New Electoral Offenses Law (May 22, 2014) by Norma Gutierrez

With 103 votes in favor and 2 abstentions, the Mexican Senate passed the draft new General ...

Topic: Elections and politics
Jurisdiction: Mexico

Parliament Passes New Election Laws (May 07, 2014) by George Sadek

Two weeks after its introduction and following intense deliberation among members of Tunisia's assembly, on May ...

Topic: Elections and politics; Legislative bodies
Jurisdiction: Tunisia

UN Concerned Following Removal of Officials (March 31, 2014) by Constance Johnson

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon expressed concern on March 10, 2014, about the decision of the ...

Topic: Elections and politics; International organizations; Separation of powers; Supreme court
Jurisdiction: Maldives

Court Invalidates Election (March 28, 2014) by Constance Johnson

On March 21, 2014, Thailand's Constitutional Court ruled that the country's general election, held on February ...

Topic: Elections and politics; Judiciary
Jurisdiction: Thailand

Party Sues Election Commission over Disqualification (March 21, 2014) by Constance Johnson

On March 17, 2014, Hatta Rajasa, the chairman of Indonesia's National Mandate Party (Partai Amanat Nasional ...

Topic: Elections and politics; Political parties and affiliations
Jurisdiction: Indonesia

New Decree Regulating Presidential Elections (March 13, 2014) by George Sadek

On March 8, 2014, Egypt's Interim President, Adely Mansour, issued Presidential Decree 14-2014 regulating the presidential ...

Topic: Elections and politics
Jurisdiction: Egypt

Legislation on Public Financing for Political Parties (March 11, 2014) by Dante Figueroa

On February 28, 2014, a decree ending direct public financing of political parties entered into effect ...

Topic: Elections and politics
Jurisdiction: Italy

Campaign Ads Banned Outside Set Election Period (March 06, 2014) by Constance Johnson

Indonesia's Election Supervisory Committee (Badan Pengawas Pemilihan Umum, often called Bawaslu), the General Elections Commission, and ...

Topic: Elections and politics; Political advertising
Jurisdiction: Indonesia

New Law Places Limits on Holding Multiple Political Offices (February 18, 2014) by Nicolas Boring

On January 22, 2014, the French Parliament adopted two laws placing limits on the ability of ...

Topic: Elections and politics; Legislators; Officials and employees
Jurisdiction: France

Unprecedented Claim Filed with Constitutional Court to Dissolve a Political Party (December 23, 2013) by Sayuri Umeda

On November 5, 2013, the Korean government filed a claim with the country's Constitutional Court to ...

Topic: Constitution; Elections and politics
Jurisdiction: South Korea

Measures Targeting Extreme-Right Party "Golden Dawn" (October 30, 2013) by Theresa Papademetriou

In the aftermath of the violent acts committed recently by members of the extreme-right political party ...

Topic: Elections and politics
Jurisdiction: Greece

High Court Delays Presidential Vote (September 27, 2013) by Constance Johnson

On September 23, 2013, the Supreme Court of the Maldives issued an injunction to stop the ...

Topic: Elections and politics
Jurisdiction: Maldives

President Approves New Election Law (August 08, 2013) by Tariq Ahmad

On July 20, 2013, Afghan President Hamid Karzai signed the second of two election laws

Topic: Elections and politics
Jurisdiction: Afghanistan

Draft Legislation to Eliminate Public Financing for Political Parties (June 07, 2013) by Dante Figueroa

On May 31, 2013, the Italian Council of Ministers approved draft legislation to eliminate public financing ...

Topic: Elections and politics
Jurisdiction: Italy

Supreme Constitutional Court Declares Draft Election Law Unconstitutional (February 20, 2013) by George Sadek

On February 18, 2013, Egypt's Supreme Constitutional Court announced that the draft law on ...

Topic: Elections and politics
Jurisdiction: Egypt

New Procedure to Form the Parliament's Upper Chamber (January 04, 2013) by Peter Roudik

On January 1, 2013, the new Law on the Procedure to Form the Federation Council of ...

Topic: Elections and politics
Jurisdiction: Russia

Criteria for Membership in Central Election Committee (December 28, 2012) by Ruth Levush

On November 5, 2012, the Knesset (Israel's parliament) passed the Knesset Election Law (Amendment No. 60), ...

Topic: Elections and politics
Jurisdiction: Israel

Bill to Modernize Electoral System Considered (August 03, 2012) by Clare Feikert-Ahalt

The Electoral Registration and Administration Bill 2012, sponsored by the United Kingdom's Deputy Prime Minister Nick ...

Topic: Elections and politics
Jurisdiction: United Kingdom

Cyprus Takes over EU Presidency on July 1, 2012 (July 06, 2012) by Theresa Papademetriou

On July 1, 2012, Cyprus, itself on the brink of a bailout and still divided, with ...

Topic: Elections and politics
Jurisdiction: European Union

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Last updated: June 23, 2014