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The uses and abuses of the electoral franchise

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Published by s.n. in [Mabou, N.S.? .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Elections -- Canada -- Provinces.,
  • Canada -- Politics and government -- 1867-1896.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[J.L. McDougall].
    SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 92011
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationl microfiche (13 fr.)
    Number of Pages13
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17432761M
    ISBN 100665920113

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In some languages, and occasionally in English, the right to vote is called active suffrage, as distinct from passive suffrage, which is the right to stand for election. Elections are able to achieve their key purpose of providing legitimacy to the government only if they are fully trusted and perceived to be impartial and fair.

Hence the need for an efficient and effective electoral justice system to prevent, mitigate or resolve disputes that are likely to arise in most electoral processes. This promised to create a ratepayer franchise, ‘such as are assessed ordinarily towards the relief of the poor’ and hence to extend the franchise to all economically independent males.

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The introductory chapter by ‘Lai Olurode is entitled “The Feasibility of Election Security in an Unsecured Global Environment”. The book develops in three substantive parts. The first provides two substantial and fluent essays on citizenship theory. The second offers a history of the development of EU citizenship, with particular emphasis on electoral rights and then makes suggestions for the future development of electoral rights for EU citizens and third-country.

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A person can only vote if they appear on the electoral register and they are not subject to any legal incapacity to vote. Otherwise, the franchise for each type of election in the UK is as follows. Parliamentary elections The following can vote provided they are File Size: 71KB.

Article 28(d) of the Constitution vests a duty on each and every citizen to protect public resources and to ensure that it is free from abuse.3 Articles 3 and 4 of the Constitution vest sovereignty in the. The Electoral Commission is established by the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa.

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