The Election Committee vide its meeting dated 27/01/2021 has announced the schedule for conducting the Supreme Court Bar Association Elections for 2021-2022.
According to the Committee, a meeting was held with the Health Advisory Committee on 27.01.2021. The Health Advisory Committee gave assurance for expeditious consideration for conducting partial physical voting in the proposed hybrid manner.
However, the physical voting conduct will be subject to advise of the Health Advisory Committee constituted by CJI and final permission.
As per the resolution of Election Committee, a new voter list for SCBA elections shall be published immediately on notice boards and SCBA website for inviting objections and exclusion and inclusion of names in voter list.
Members are advised to furnish or update their email addresses and phone numbers by 07.02.2021. If the member fails to do so, they might not be able to participate in the voting process, and subsequently, the final list will be published on 08.02.2021.
The resolution states that members who opt for physical voting shall submit in writing by 22.02.2021 to vote physically. The online facility will not be available to these members. However, members who have not registered for physical voting will be deemed to have opted for online voting.
Important Dates for the Elections:-
09/02/2021-12/02/2021- Nominations for various posts will be filed in physical mode by members whose name is in the final list.
13.02.2021- Draft list of candidates will be displayed on the SCBA website and notice boards.
15/02/2021-16/02/2021- Objections and Withdrawal should be submitted to SCBA Office
17/02/2021- Election Committee will rule on objections after which the final list will be displayed on the website and notice board.
22/02/2021- The last date to register for physical voting.
25/02/2021- Debate for candidates for the post of Hony. Secretary and President will be held in virtual mode.
27/02/2021- Polling date for physical and online voting.