COMPANION TO THE CALENDARS, FOR THE YEAR 1882, CONTAINING THE PRESENT AND LAST PARLIAMENTS, AND A LIST OF THE CHANGES IN ADMINISTRATION FROM THE COMMENCEMENT OF THE PRESENT CENTURY, &C. ALSO THE PRINCIPAL LAWS RELATING TO ELECTION PROCEDURE; AND THE DECISIONS OF THE COURT OF COMMON PLEAS ON APPEALS. WITH FORMS OF REGISTRATION NOTICES AND LISTS APPLICABLE TO COUNTIES, CITIES, AND BOROUGHS

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Page 166 - ... 2. Every person who shall after any election directly or indirectly, by himself, or by any other person on his behalf, receive any money or valuable consideration on account of any person having voted or refrained from voting, or having induced any other person to vote or refrain from voting at any election...
Page 185 - London, the town council of any borough for the time being subject to the act of the session of the fifth and sixth years of the reign of King William the Fourth, chapter seventy-six, intituled "An Act to provide for the regulation of municipal corporations in England and Wales...
Page 192 - Every man shall, in and after the year one thousand eight hundred and sixty-eight, be entitled to be registered as a voter, and, when registered, to vote for a member or members to serve in parliament for a county, who is qualified as follows; (that is to say,) 1. Is of full age, and not subject to any legal incapacity...
Page 148 - Every ballot paper shall contain a list of the candidates described as in their respective nomination papers, and arranged alphabetically in the order of their surnames, and (if there are two or more candidates with the same surname) of their other names : it shall be in the form set forth in the Second Schedule to this Act,f or as near thereto as circumstances admit, and shall be capable of being folded up.
Page 134 - Every officer, clerk, and agent in attendance at the counting of the votes shall maintain and aid in maintaining the secrecy of the voting...
Page 186 - municipal borough " means any place for the time being subject to the Municipal Corporation Acts, or any of them : The expression " Municipal Corporation Acts " means — (a.) As regards England, the Act of the session of the fifth and sixth years of the reign of King William the Fourth, chapter seventy-six, intituled " An Act to provide for the Regulation of Municipal Corporations in England and Wales...
Page 166 - ... or by any other person on his behalf, receives, agrees, or contracts for any money, gift, loan or valuable consideration, office, place, or employment, for himself or for any other person, for voting or agreeing to vote...
Page 133 - ... returning officer or an officer or clerk in attendance at a polling station, to imprisonment for any term not exceeding two years, with or without hard labour...
Page 137 - Act, if it appears to the tribunal having cognizance of the question that the election was conducted in accordance with the principles laid down in the body of this Act, and that such non-compliance or mistake did not affect the result of the election.
Page 149 - ... voter to be marked on a ballot paper in manner directed by such voter, and the ballot paper to be placed in the ballot box, and the name and number on the register of voters of every voter whose vote is marked in pursuance of this rule, and the reason why it is so marked, shall be entered on a list, in this Act called " the list of votes marked by the presiding officer.

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