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Municipalities - Municipal Elections - Regulations Governing Write-In Candidates

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Delegate Hixson


In the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations

Synopsis:Requiring specified municipalities to adopt regulations governing deadlines for the filing of declarations of candidacy and ethics forms by write-in candidates in municipal elections; prohibiting regulations adopted under a specified provision of law from setting deadlines that are less than 7 days before a municipal election.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate Hixson
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0760
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): January 1, 2017
Rules and Executive Nominations
Broad Subject(s):Municipal Corporations
Narrow Subject(s):Elections -see also- Ballots; Camp Financ; Pol Cands; Voting
Municipal Corporations -see also- Annap; Balt; Hager; OC
Political Candidates
Rules and Regulations
Statutes:Article - Local Government

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October 24, 2017 5:07 P.M.