Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Bill - continued        House of Lords
PART VIII, ELECTION CAMPAIGNS AND PROCEEDINGS - continued
Corrupt and illegal practices - continued

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Corrupt and illegal practices: election petitions etc.     134. The Representation of the People Act 1983 shall have effect subject to the amendments specified in Schedule 17, which in particular modifies the provisions relating to-
 
 
    (a) the procedure on election petitions; and
 
    (b) the consequences of reports by election courts.
 
Miscellaneous amendments
Election campaigns and proceedings: miscellaneous amendments.     135. - (1) The Representation of the People Act 1983 shall have effect subject to the amendments specified in Schedule 18, which makes changes to Part II of that Act (the election campaign) and related provisions of Part III of that Act (legal proceedings).
 
      (2) The amendments made by Schedule 18 do not have effect in relation to local government elections in Scotland.
 
 
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