News for 8 Feb 2014
08.02.2014 Mazyr PECs are formed by the principle: one enterprise – one commission
Mazyr District Executive Committee established precinct election commissions. The announcement about the relevant meeting of the executive committee was uploaded to its website just several hours befor the meeting.
08.02.2014 Homel region: courts uphold non-inclusion of “Fair World” members in election commissions
February 7, two appeals against the non-inclusion of members of the Belarusian Left Party "Fair World" in precinct election commissions were considered by courts.
08.02.2014 Aliaksandr Sakharuk regularly deprived of wage bonuses for membership in independent trade union
Crane operator of the 5th grade Aliaksandr, who works in the Office of mechanization No. 127 of Building Trust No. 8 in Brest, is strugglng for his accession to the collective agreement.
08.02.2014 Vitsebsk region has few places for election campaigning
The official websites of executive committees and regional newspapers published the decisions of local authorities, who determined theplaces for outdoors meetings with voters. The number of such places differs in each district, and quite often such places are quite far from the town centers.
08.02.2014 Concealment of information about the results of PECs formation appealed to Central Election Commission
A resident of Biaroza Tamara Shchapiotkina appealed to the CEC, pointing that the meeting of the Biaroza District Executive Committee on establishment of precinct election commissions did not comply with the principle of openness and transparency, guaranteed by Article 13, Part 1 of the Electoral Code. She also mentions that according to Art. Of the Law "On local government and self-government in the Republic of Belarus" the local administration is carried out including the principle of transparency.