MMP increases representation in Parliament

And accountability ensures compliance Fourth in a series of Six Parts Venkat Raman One of the most important attributes of Parliamentary system of democracy is representation of minorities and ensuring that their voice is heard in the Debating Chamber of Parliament. Many democracies follow the ‘Bicameral System,’ which accounts for two houses of Parliament- one comprising members elected directly by…

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60,000 ‘Missing Voters’ asked to re-register

Supplied Content 60,000 voters could miss out on voting in the September General Election after their enrolment update packs were returned marked “gone, no address.” Enrolment update packs were sent to 3.15 million enrolled voters at the end of June to check their details were correctly listed on the electoral roll for the September General Election. Chief Electoral Officer Alicia…

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