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Article 279

Rejection of ballots

(1) An election officer shall, in counting the ballots, reject a ballot if

(a) it has not been supplied for the election;

(b) it is not marked;

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

(d) it is marked for more than one candidate; or

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