The Community Elections Modification Rules was re-laid in Parliament for the 2nd time in much less than 7 times.
The General public Elections (Regulation of Voters) (Amendment) Regulations, 2020 when passed will make a passport quantity one identification to be introduced as evidence as a Ghanaian.
The C.I, signed by the Chairperson of The Electoral Fee, Jean Mensa, in line with report 51 of the 1992 Constitution of Ghana is in search of to amend Regulation 1 of the Community Elections (Registration of Voters) Regulations, 2016 (C1. 91).
In accordance to the C.I and by the substitution for sub-regulation (3) of (3), “a human being who applies for registration as a voter shall supply as proof of identification one of the next:
(a) a passport
(b) a countrywide identification card or (c) a single voter registration identification assure sort as established out in Form One of the Plan, that has been finished and signed by two registered voters and (b) by the substitution for sub-regulation (4) of “(4) Irrespective of paragraph (c) of sub-regulation (3), a registered voter shall not assure the identity of additional than ten persons”.
Inusah Fuseini, a Ranking Member on the Constitutional, Authorized and Parliamentary Affairs Committee, reported when the document was laid in Parliament, “it was not accompanied with a schedule” and was withdrawn and re-laid by the EC.