Election Obligations & Standards Database
"In order for the remedy of a violation to be effective, it must be provided in a timely and appropriate manner. This is particularly important in the electoral context due to the time-sensitive nature of the fast-paced process."
OSCE (ODIHR): Handbook for the Observation of Election Dispute Resolution
, p. 16
Handbook for the Observation of Election Dispute Resolution
Effective redress requires disputes to be dealt with in a timely manner.
Decisions on requests for a remedy should be made with a time period set by law.
Remedy procedures should be clearly stated in law and pursuit of these procedures should be allowed within a reasonable limit of time.