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Article 91

Extraordinary Presidential Elections


1. Extraordinary presidential elections shall be scheduled in the case of the President’s resignation, death, impossibility of performing his or her duties or impeachment in accordance with procedures described in Article 57 of the Constitution. The voting shall take place on the 40th day of the President’s post becoming vacant.

2. There shall be no presidential elections during the period of martial law or state of emergency, and the President shall continue to perform his or her duties. In this case, presidential elections shall be held on the 40th day after the end of the martial law or state of emergency, in accordance with procedures for extraordinary elections, as defined in this Code.