Meeting with the monitoring group to observe the rule of placing agitation materials in penitentiary institutions
Monitoring group composed of representatives of local and international observer organizations, election subjects and the Central Election Commission (CEC) will observe the rules of placing agitation materials in penitentiary institutions. Today, a meeting with monitoring group was held at the CEC. Representatives of the CEC and the Penitentiary Department provided comprehensive information to the group on their authority and procedures for implementing monitoring.
According to the CEC ordinance №75/2012 and based on the CEC Chairperson’s order a monitoring group was created for the October 21, 2017 Elections. Members of monitoring group may observe from October 13 to October 20 the process of informing accused/convicted persons eligible to vote in penitentiary institutions.