New electoral law passed in Solomon Islands

The National Parliament of Solomon Islands in Honiara. Photo: RNZ Koroi Hawkins

HONIARA, 23 AUGUST 2018 (RNZ PACIFIC) – A new law aimed at strengthening Solomon Islands’ electoral system has been passed by the country’s parliament. The Electoral Act of 2018 scraped through its third reading in the house Wednesday, securing the two thirds majority needed to pass a constitutional amendment. Remote voting, regular reviews of the […]

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