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Article 18

Proposals of lists have to be received by the competent election commission of the unit in which elections are to be held for the representative body, within 12 days after the day the elections were called at the latest.

The title of a list shall be stated by using the full name of a party, i.e. parties of a coalition, and if applicable, the abbreviated name of the party, i.e. parties or party coalition proposing the list shall also be stated. In case the list was proposed by a group of voters, its title shall be “independent municipal list”, “independent town list”, “independent county list”, i.e. “independent list of the City of Zagreb”.

The holder of a list is the first nominated candidate on the list.