Georgia: The competition commission for the selection of candidates for the chairmanship and membership of the Central Election Commission of Georgia on July 30, 2022, selected and presented the candidates for the chairmanship and membership of the Central Election Commission to the President of Georgia for election to the Parliament of Georgia.
According to the relevant protocol, five candidates submitted applications for the vacant post of CEC chairmanship:
- Revaz Egadze ;
- Giorgi Kalandarishvili;
- Giorgi Shaishmelashvili;
- Repentant grandmother;
- Tamar Alfaidze.
As for the two vacant positions of the CEC membership, the competition commission nominated 5 persons:
- Kristine Kajaia,
- Levan Isakadze,
- Maia Zaridze,
- Gia Tsatsashvili and
- Rusudan Kurdiani
Not a single candidate was rejected by the commission. Ten people applied for vacant positions of CEC membership, and 3 of them were rejected due to incompletely submitted documents.
According to the president’s administration, in accordance with the current legislation, the president will present the candidates selected by the commission to the parliament for approval within 7 days.