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Article 5.03

The Municipal Election Commission, as directed by the Election Commission of Bosnia and Herzegovina, shall deliver, no later than twelve (12) hours prior to the opening of polling stations on election day, the polling material to the Polling Station Committee, including the required number of ballot boxes, the required number of ballots, the required number of candidates lists, the excerpt from the Central Voters Register for a specific Polling Station, and the form of the Polling Station committee Poll Book.


The Polling Station Committee shall be responsible for security of the polling material from its receipt until the Polling Station Committee has completed all its duties after the close of the Polling Station, and polling materials have been delivered to the Municipal Election Commission, in accordance with this law.


On the day prior to the election day, the Polling Station Committee shall determine whether the electoral material has been received for the specific Polling Station as complete and in an orderly condition and whether polling can commence.


If the conditions from the previous paragraph have not been met, the Polling Station Committee shall inform the Municipal Election Commission, which is bound to correct and remove all noticed shortcomings brought to its attention related to the delivery of the election material.