Election Obligations & Standards Database
"Whatever the source, legislation should be consistent with other laws and provide adequate detail on all aspects of the electoral process, limiting the opportunity for inconsistent or subjective interpretation."
EU: Handbook for European Union Election Observation, Second Edition
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Handbook for European Union Election Observation, Second Edition
Electoral legislation at all levels should not conflict.
Subsidiary legislation should lay out clear and precise regulations and administrative instructions for the electoral process.