"The administration of democratic elections requires that election commissions/bodies are independent and impartial."
DocumentOSCE (ODIHR): Guidelines for Reviewing a Legal Framework for Elections, First Edition, p. 10
- Election management bodies should be impartial and should not discriminate in the performance of their public function.
- The state should establish an independent and impartial election body.
- The composition of the election commission can vary, but the principles of independence and impartiality should be upheld.