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Article 14

(1) No one may stand as candidate at the same time for municipality head, mayor and county prefect.

(2) The provisions of paragraph 1 of this Article shall also apply for deputy municipality heads, mayors and county prefects.

(3) If a candidate is nominated at the same time, as described in paragraphs 1 and 2 of this Article, the county election commission shall invite the candidate to make a statement within 24 hours on which candidacy he/she will accept, and if he/she does not make that statement, it shall annul by a decision the candidacy for municipality head or mayor, or their deputy.