Overview of various announcements/ notifications in relation to conduct of ‘ICAI Elections 2018’ for 24th Central Council (CC) and 23rd Regional Councils (RCs: CIRC/ EIRC/ NIRC/ SIRC/ WIRC), held in Dec. 2018 along with Final Results thereof:
On 3 July 2018, the ICAI announced the Schedule for Elections 2018 (Central Council and Regional Councils). This time ICAI proposed to distribute voters to polling booths based on respective pin code of members/ voters in Delhi/ New Delhi, Chennai, Mumbai, Bengaluru. However, Members have been given an option to choose the preferred polling booth.
Further, on 5 Sept. 2018, ICAI notifies the ‘Chartered Accountants (Election to the Council) Amendment Rules, 2018’, to amend the Principal Rules notified in 2006, for smooth conduct of the ‘ICAI Elections’. Besides, ICAI notifies the ‘Election Code of Conduct’, applicable from 6 Sept. 2018, for compliance by Candidates/ authorized representatives during the Election process.