November 13 2012-CEC HQ in Ramallah-Gaza through video conference
Proceedings of Meeting
The Commissioners discussed the decision of the Supreme Court of Justice in its session held on Monday, 12th November 2012, on the elections of Dura Local Council, the CEC Commissioners met today and decided to resume elections as per Cabinet’s decision on 10th July 2012 calling for local elections as follows:
- To keep the lists approved during the nomination period from 1st -11th September 2012.
- To allow the approved lists for Dura Local council to resume elections campaigning until Thursday, 22nd November 2012, in preparations for elections on 24th November 2012.
- To consider the list nominated for the local council of Deir Razah, Tarama, Al-shajnah and Khirbat Basm one list and therefore no elections will be held in such localities.
- To consider the list nominated for Kharsa local council a one list and therefore, no elections will be held in Kharsa.
The Commissioners have also decided to address the Cabinet to urge it to set a new date for complementary elections for the following local councils: Al-sora, Al-Yaseriya, Al-Majd, Beit al Rosh al Tahta, Deir al-Asal al-Tahta, Deir al –asal al- foqa, Hadb al-Fawar, Karma, Tawas, Saka, Al-Borj, Abo al- asja, abo al- ghizlan, amresh, Abda, Al-Alaqa al-Tahta, Al-Alaqal al-Foqa.
The Commissioners assigned CEO to procure a piece of land and prepare a feasibility study to be approved later once fund is available.