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Article 31

(1) (Amended, SG No. 39/2016, effective 26.05.2016) Upon elections of National Representatives, of President and Vice President of the Republic and of Members of the European Parliament for the Republic of Bulgaria, the heads of diplomatic missions and consular posts of the Republic of Bulgaria shall compile and sign rolls where the persons as referred to in Article 17 (5) herein shall be entered by State and place.

(2) (Amended, SG No. 98/2014, effective 28.11.2014) The Ministry of Foreign Affairs shall transmit the summed data from all States with the names, the Standard Public Registry Personal l Numbers and the permanent address in the Republic of Bulgaria of the persons entered on the rolls referred to in Paragraph (1) in the form of a structured electronic image to the Directorate General of Civil Registration and Administrative Services at the Ministry of Regional Development and Public Works not later than 18 days in advance of polling day so that the said person could be removed from the electoral rolls for voting in the Republic of Bulgaria.