ELECTIONS

NOTICE TO THE ALGERIAN COMMUNITY

INFORMATION PERTAINING TO THE ELECTORAL LIST

The Embassy of Algeria hereby informs the Algerian Community living in the United States of the following provisions called for in the Organic Law on the Electoral System:

  • Article 18 - Any citizen whose name has been omitted from the Electoral List may, in the manner and time limit provided for in the applicable organic law, seek redress through a claim addressed to the Chairman of the Electoral Administrative Commission;
  • Article 19 - Any citizen registered on any electoral list for his/her electoral district may, in the manner and time limit provided for in the applicable organic law, submit a justified claim seeking either the removal of any person unduly registered or the registration of a person unduly omitted from the electoral district;
  • Article 20 - Claims seeking registration or removal of persons from a district electoral list, provided for in Articles 18 and 19, must be made within ten (10) days following posting of the notice announcing the end of the period of revision of the electoral list. This timeframe may be shortened to five (5) days in the case of exceptional revision of the electoral list.

The Electoral Administrative Commission rules within three (3) days on all claims submitted.

The Chairman of the Electoral Administrative Commission must within three clear days notify all parties concerned to allow for consideration of legal recourse.


For further information, please call (202) 265-2800