Responsibilities and Functions of the CEC
64.1 The CEC shall be responsible for the implementation of this law.
64.2 The CEC shall:
a) prepare and issue rules, forms and procedures relating to the implementation of this law and any other matter pertaining to the conduct of elections within its competence;
b) publish all approved rules, forms and procedures and make them readily accessible to the public;
c) establish and maintain the list of persons eligible to vote in a particular election;
d) maintain an Office for Registration of Political Parties and Certification of Political Entities as provided in this law;
e) design and approve ballot papers and other electoral materials;
f) accredit official election observers;
g) certify the voters list in relation to an election;
h) certify the results of elections;
i) publish the results of elections;
j) establish municipal election commissions and polling station committees and regulate their operation;
k) appoint ballot counting teams for any polling station committees as circumstances may warrant.