Returning Officers

 

Tommy Parker  -  Returning Officer

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The individual responsibilities of the Returning Officer are:

  • To act as an independent person to oversee the conduct of all NaSTA elections, acting as a final arbiter in electoral concerns.
  • To ensure that the election rules are reasonably interpreted and complied with and to impose sanctions where necessary on breaches of those rules.
  • Organise and publicise upcoming NaSTA elections.
  • To be responsible for, and oversee the count of, all NaSTA elections.
  • To independently investigate complaints or any other issues, alongside any Executive investigation, raised from within NaSTA or made by external parties.
  • To delegate any of these responsibilities to the Deputy Returning Officer as necessary.
  • To appoint the Deputy Returning Officer as described under Elections.

Jon O'Shea  -  Deputy Returning Officer

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The individual responsibilities of the Deputy Returning Officer are:

  • To take on one or more of the following responsibilities in the event of the inability of the Returning Officer to discharge their responsibilities.
  • To act as an independent person to oversee the conduct of all NaSTA elections,acting as a final arbiter in electoral concerns.
  • To ensure that the election rules are reasonably interpreted and complied with and to impose sanctions where necessary on breaches of those rules.
  • Organise and publicise upcoming NaSTA elections.
  • To be responsible for, and oversee the count of, all NaSTA elections.
  • To independently investigate complaints or any other issues, alongside any Executive investigation, raised from within NaSTA or made by external parties.
  • Additionally, the Deputy Returning Officer is empowered to undertake the following responsibilities as necessary;
  • Investigate or adjudicate in the matter of any complaints made against the Returning Officer, where appropriate.
  • Assist, consult, or act on behalf of the Returning Officer, in the making of any decision, process, or act that the Returning Officer may be required, and is empowered to make, where requested by the Returning Officer.