(1) The chairman of the election committee prepares, calls and conducts the meetings of the election committee. Decisions by the election com mittee are taken by majority vote. In the event of a tie, the chairman’s vote shall be decisive.
(2) The chairman of the election committee shall deci de in all unambiguous questions.
(3) The election committee shall keep election records in which all material information about the voting in the nomination district and the result thereof shall be entered. In municipalities comprising more than one nomination district, the election committee shall keep election records for each local nomination district in the municipality. The Minister for Social Welfare shall lay down the rules governing the content and design of the election records.