(1) The ballot papers, control stamps and stamps marked “VOTED”, the forms for making the written reports, the copies of the electoral rolls, the tables under Art. 7, and the other materials required by the conduct of the electoral process shall be taken over by the prefect, together with the president of the county electoral bureau or of the electoral bureau of the district of Bucharest Municipality, on the basis of a written report, and shall be kept in special rooms, locked and sealed. These materials shall be distributed, by the agency of the mayors, to the presidents of the electoral bureaux of the polling stations, on the basis of a written report, two days at the latest before the election. For the polling stations abroad, the taking over and the distribution of these materials shall be carried out, on the basis of a written report, by the president of the electoral bureau for the polling stations abroad, through the agency of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
(2) The delivery and the distribution of the ballot papers shall be done in sealed packages of 1oo pieces each or multiple of 1oo pieces, on the basis of a written report.
(3) On the eve of election, at the premises of each polling station there shall be posted a ballot paper, endorsed and invalidated, as the case may be, by the president of the county electoral bureau, of the district of Bucharest Municipality or of the electoral bureau for the polling stations abroad.