38. Is there a ban on vote buying? - United Kingdom

Country: 
United Kingdom
Question: 
38. Is there a ban on vote buying?
Answer: 
Yes
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5)A voter shall be guilty of bribery if before or during an election he directly or indirectly by himself or by any other person on his behalf receives, agrees, or contracts for any money, gift, loan or valuable consideration, office, place or employment for himself or for any other person for voting or agreeing to vote or for refraining or agreeing to refrain from voting.                                                                                                                                                                                       (6)A person shall be guilty of bribery if after an election he directly or indirectly by himself or by any other person on his behalf receives any money or valuable consideration on account of any person having voted or refrained from voting or having induced any other person to vote or refrain from voting. Source: Article 113 (5)(6),  Representation of the People Act, 1983