Rules of Procedure of the Assembly (October 2017)

(Resolution 1202 (1999) adopted on 4 November 1999) with subsequent modifications of the Rules of Procedure* * Resolutions ,
1234 (2000), 1235 (2000), 1266 (2001), 1275 (2002), 1284 (2002),
1296 (2002), 1325 (2003), 1343 (2003), 1348 (2003), 1356 (2003),
1368 (2004), 1369 (2004), 1379 (2004), 1395 (2004), 1431 (2005),
1432 (2005), 1445 (2005), 1447 (2005), 1448 (2005), 1490 (2006),
1491 (2006), 1503 (2006), 1504 (2006), 1515 (2006), 1529 (2006),
1554 (2007), 1583 (2007), 1584 (2007), 1585 (2007), 1658 (2009),
1698 (2009), 1699 (2009), 1712 (2010), 1780 (2010), 1799 (2011),
1841 (2011), 1842 (2011), 1854 (2011), 1903 (2012), 1911 (2012),
1937 (2013), 1965 (2013), 2002 (2014), 2058 (2015), 2102 (2016),
2169 (2017), 2182 (2017)

Rules of Procedure of the Assembly

Parts: I. II. III. IV. V. VI. VII. VIII. IX. X. XI. XII. XIII. XIV. XV. XVI. XVII.

Complementary texts

Parts: I. II. III. IV. V. VI. VII. VIII. IX. X. XI. XII. XIII. XIV. XV. XVI. XVII. XVIII. XIX. XX. XXI. XXII.

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      Rule 41 - Majorities required

      41.1. The following majorities See the
Statute of the Council of Europe, Article 29. are required:
      41.1.a. for the adoption of a draft recommendation or a draft opinion to the Committee of Ministers, for the adoption of urgent procedure, for an alteration to the agenda, for the setting up of a committee, for the fixing of the date for the opening or resumption of ordinary sessions and a decision to dismiss the holder of an elective office, a majority of two thirds of the votes cast. Only
affirmative and negative votes shall count in calculating the number
of votes cast (Rule 40.4. ).
See also for a two-thirds majority Rules 17.7. , 27.5. , 33.2. , 51.4.  and 52.6. .
      41.1.b. in respect of appointments, subject to the provisions of Rules 15 and 16 , an absolute majority of the votes cast Only those ballot
papers bearing the names of persons who have been duly entered as
candidates shall be taken into account for the purpose of calculating
the number of votes cast (Rule 40.11. ). at the first ballot and a relative majority at the second ballot See
“Regulations relating to the appointment of the Secretary General,
Deputy Secretary General and Secretary General of the Assembly having
the rank of Deputy Secretary General”, 
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			 and following below, Article 22 of the European
Convention of Human Rights, 
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			 below,
Article 9 of Resolution (99) 50 of the Committee of Ministers on
the Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights, 
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			 below and the provisions
relating to the election procedure in the Assembly, 
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			 below.; in the event of a tie-vote between candidates in the second ballot, successive ballots shall be held until one candidate obtains a relative majority;
      41.1.c. for the adoption of a draft resolution and for any other decision, a majority of the votes cast Only affirmative and negative
votes shall count in calculating the number of votes cast (Rule 40.4. ). in the case of a tie the question being rejected.