"To allow for the effective regulation of the use of state resources, legislation should clearly define what use is permitted and what is prohibited."
DocumentOSCE (ODIHR): Handbook for the Observation of Campaign Finance, p. 22
- Public resources should not be abused in support of a particular political party or candidate.
- Legislation on political party and campaign finance should be clear and unambiguous.
- The legal framework should provide for a general prohibition of abuse of public resources and of official position, clearly stipulating permissible and prohibited practices.