Home > Voting procedures > BULGARIA - Election Code
Download file    
Article 267

Actions in case of Mismarked Ballot Paper

(1) Should the voter misplaces the sign expressing the vote thereof, the voter may return the folded ballot paper to the section election commission and may receive a new ballot paper for voting of the same type. This right shall be granted to the voter on a single occasion.
(2) The ballot paper referred to in Para.1, without being unfolded, shall be destroyed by an inscription "mismarked" and shall be stamped with the seal of the section election commission and shall be signed by the chairperson and the secretary and a member of the section election commission, proposed by different parties and coalitions. The mismarked ballot papers shall be described in the tally sheet of the section election commission.