08 May '11, 3pm

Yawning Bread's experience with your ballot papers: Counting agent me #sgelections #sgelection

The secrecy oath is confined to article 56 of the Parliamentary Elections Act which basically says that we should do nothing to aid in the abuse of the voting process by communicating with the voter or relaying out to the public any details of any specific vote, etc. Look at each line of the law and ask yourself: Did I violate that sentence in the law with my article — yes/no? QUOTE Subsection (3) Subject to subsection (3A), every officer, clerk, interpreter, candidate and agent in attendance at a polling station shall maintain, and aid in maintaining, the secrecy of the voting in the station, and shall not communicate, except for some purpose authorised by law, before the poll is closed, to any person any information as to the name or number on the register of electors of any elector who has or has not applied for a ballot paper or voted at that station, or as to the offi...

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