Slovakia’s general election to be held on March 5, with new rules

Slovakia’s general election will be held on March 5 2016, Speaker of Parliament Peter Pellegrini announced on November 12. It will comply with new election legislation, the law on conditions of voting procedures and the law on election campaign.

Parties and coalitions which want to vie for the votes of the electorate have to hand in their slates by December 6. They can start the election campaign on the day when the election is announced in the Legal Code of Slovakia which should be today, Pellegrini told the SITA newswire. The campaign will end 48 hours before the election begins.

For the full story, please visit The Slovak Spectator.

(Photo of Bratislava: Kiban)