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Article 68
 1. A voter shall, before casting the vote, produce to the ward electoral commission a document giving proof of his/her identity.
2. A voter, after fulfilling the obligation referred to in paragraph 1 above, shall receive a ballot paper, stamped with the electoral commission’s seal, from the commission. A voter shall confirm the receipt of the ballot paper with his/her signature in the section of the list of voters designated for such purpose.
3. A voter voting abroad shall obtain the ballot paper only after producing a valid Polish passport.
4. Upon receiving the ballot paper, a voter shall proceed forthwith to the polling station booth guaranteeing secrecy for voting.
5. A voter shall insert his/her ballot paper into the ballot box, which shall be situated in an accessible and visible place at the polling station.