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Article 1

Aim and purpose

1. The aim of this Code is to specify rules for preparing, conducting, administering, and supervising elections to the Assembly of Albania, local government elections and referenda, as well as for declaring their results.

2. This Code regulates:

a) the determination of electoral zones;
b) the deadlines, procedures and competencies for the registration of electoral subjects;
c) the organization and functioning of the electoral administration and electoral commissions;
ç) the deadlines, procedures and competencies for the preparation of the voter list;
d) the financing of electoral subjects;
dh) the conduct of the electoral campaign;
e) the voting procedure and the procedure for declaring the results;
ë) the examination of appeals and the imposition of administrative and criminal sanctions;
f) other rules related to elections.