|[ Etc ] The Deadline for the Resignation of Prospective Candidates for the Kukkiwon Presidential Election Confirmed|
The deadline for the resignation of prospective candidates for the Kukkiwon presidential by-election is confirmed.
The approval of the new articles of association on Wednesday, December 9, has enforced the amendments to Regulation on the President Election Management (hereinafter referred to as the Election Regulation), and the deadline for the resignation of prospective candidates with restrictions for the presidential election has settled to Monday, December 21.
The Kukkiwon, World Taekwondo, Korea Taekwondo Association, Taekwondo Promotion Foundation, Taekwondo 9th Dan Federation, Korea Taekwondo Association for the Disabled, Korea Women Taekwondo Federation, and other affiliated organizations\' executives and employees wishing to register as a candidate for the presidential election (by-election) must resign within 10 days from the fixed date of grounds for holding, according to the Election Regulation.
In conclusion, the executives and employees of Taekwondo-related organization, as stipulated in the Election Regulation, must resign from their post by Monday, December 21, in order to register as the candidate for the presidential election.
The ¡°Civil Act¡± applies to the deadline for resignation; the start date is excluded, and the end date falls on a Saturday and a public holiday, thus setting the deadline to the following Monday.
The Kukkiwon Election Commission sent official documents to the relevant organizations and notified related content on the Kukkiwon website.
Kukkiwon held ¡°13th Temporary Meeting of Board of Council in 2020¡± at 11 a.m. on Thursday, December 3, in the Kukkiwon lecture room. The amendments to the Articles of Association, Regulation on the Director Recommendation Committee, and Regulation on President Election Management have been reviewed and decided, and interim measures regarding the fixed date of grounds for holding has been put into the ¡°additional provisions¡± of the Election Regulation.
- Regulation on President Election Management Article 18 paragraph 3
- Additional Provisions for Regulation on President Election Management