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What is the Legal Framework for Boundary Redistricting?
Requested and Answered by Sitemaster on 19-Jan-2017 09:50 (659 reads)
The legal framework is set out in Section 90 of the Belize Constitution:

- Section 90 (1) (a) states, "Each electoral division shall have as nearly as may be, an equal number of persons eligible to vote".
- Section 90 (1) (b) states that total number of electoral divisions should not be less than 28
- Section 90 (2) states that in fixing boundaries, regard is to be given to transport, physical features, other facilities of the electoral division

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