THE CASPIAN REGION:Politics, Economics, Culture

Scientific journal

Compulsory voting: international experience and features of election practices

2013. №3, pp. 95-101

Morozova Oksana S.  - Ph.D. (Political Science), Ryazan State University named for S. A. Еsenin, 46 Svoboda st., Ryazan, 390000, Russia,,

The article deals with compulsory voting, which is used in a number of countries around the world. The peculiarities of legal regulation of compulsory voting, the sanctions for failing to vote. The views of proponents and opponents of compulsory voting.

Key words: compulsory voting,elections,electoral process,electoral engineering,the electoral system