The Lugansk People’s Republic is forming its first Election Commission, the LPR parliament press service reported.
The Republic’s Election Commission is formed by the parliament and LPR leader on parity basis with six members appointed by each side.
The appointments are based on proposals from political parties, public associations and the Russian Central Election Commission.
On January 19, the LPR parliament approved the law on election/referendum commissions in the Republic. LPR Acting Head Leonid Pasechnik said that the document envisioned the opportunity to hold remote e-voting.
Ella Pamfilova, chairperson of the Russian Election Commission said that it has been making scheduled preparations for elections in the Lugansk and Donetsk People’s Republics and the Zaporozhye and Kherson regions on Single Voting Day on September 10.
The Lugansk People’s Republic acceded to Russia on September 30, 2022 following the unification referendum.*i*v