Ważność wyborów samorządowych
AbstractIn this paper author presents those elements of the procedure of validity of elections to local governments which differs from procedure of validity of nationwide elections. Based on practice of 2014 elections to local governments the author presents numerous examples of drawbacks in regulations being in force and some de lege ferenda proposals. First of all, author indicates the need for change the term of submitting electoral complaints, which in unjustified way impede access to crucial stage of electoral procedure which is the acknowledgment of the validity of elections. Author lists the flaws of procedure in which court examines electoral complaints. Special emphasis is put to the incoherence between territorial divisions and local jurisdiction courts of first and second instance, what considerably inhibits upright verification of impact electoral irregularities on the final outcome of elections.
|Journal series||Państwo i Prawo, ISSN 0031-0980, (B 13 pkt)|
|Publication size in sheets||0.55|
|Keywords in Polish||demokracja, wybory, wybory lokalne, protesty wyborcze, ważność wyborów|
|Keywords in English||democracy, elections, local elections, electoral complaints, validity of elections|
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