ELECTORAL CODE OF CONDUCT FOR POLITICAL PARTIES AND CANDIDATES AND OTHER STAKEHOLDERS

Extract from Electoral Act Consolidated as at 28 May 2018 [http://www.veritaszim.net/node/2424]

FOURTH SCHEDULE (Sections 40B, 46, 133G, 160A and 191)

Electoral Code of Conduct for Political Parties and Candidates and
Other Stakeholders

[Schedule substituted by s 36 of Act No. 6 of 2018]

Arrangement of Paragraphs

            Preamble.

       1.  Purpose of Code.

       2.  General principles.

       3.  Application.

       4.  Public commitment.

       5.  Prohibited conduct:  politically-motivated violence or intimidation.

       6.  Prohibited conduct:  other prohibited acts.

       7.  Conduct during polling period.

       8.  Announcement of result of election.

       9.  Respect for media and journalists.

     10.  Role of women.

     11.  Compliance – political parties.

     12.  Compliance – Multiparty Liaison Committees.

     13.  Compliance – Enforcement of the Electoral Act and other relevant legislation.

     14.  Duty to co-operate.

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