Electoral Management Design Database
State of Palestine
Model of electoral management
Article 9: Formation of the Elections Commission
1. The Commission shall be formed by a presidential decree in order to administer and supervise the elections. The Commission shall be responsible for the preparation and organization of elections and shall take all required actions to ensure integrity and freedom thereof.
Article 12: The Independence of the Commission
1. The Commission shall have the privilege of being a body with corporate personality and administrative and financial independence.
2. The Commission shall be allocated a budget as an independent financial center in the State’s Budget.