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Article 228
 

Prohibition to Display the Way of voting


(1) The voter shall not unfold the ballot paper, after completing it and before depositing it in the ballot box, in a manner allowing others to see the marking.
(2) In case of violation of the prohibition referred to in Para. 1, the commission shall immediately declare the ballot paper invalid and shall record this circumstance on the ballot paper and in the "Notes" section of the electoral roll. The voter shall not be allowed to cast a second vote.
(3) The ballot paper referred to in Paragraph 2 shall be tallied as invalid, eliminated with the inscription "Invalid as per Art. 228" and registered on a separate row in the tally sheet of the section election commission.