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Article 269

Rejection of ballots

(1) Each pair of special ballot officers shall, on examining a special ballot, reject it if

a) it has not been supplied by the Chief Electoral Officer;

b) it is not marked;

c) it is marked with a name other than the name of a candidate;

d) it is marked with the names of more than one candidate; or

e) there is any writing or mark on it by which the elector could be identified.