Audit office calls for overhaul of law on election spending

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The audit service called on the authorities to overhaul legislation concerning election expenses after certain contradictory provisions rendered party expenditure during in the run up to the 2018 presidential elections unlawful.

According to the service’s report on party funding, current provisions in the law seem to create a paradox; on one hand parties cannot legally use the state grant they receive for the presidential elections, apart from offering it to the candidates they support, and on the other hand, it allows candidates to spend more than the one million limit because when the funds are used by...


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Audit office calls for overhaul of law on election spending


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