Administration of Election Laws

ORS 246.140
Election law conferences for county clerks


In carrying out the responsibility under ORS 246.110 (Secretary of State as chief elections officer), the Secretary of State biennially shall organize and conduct at convenient places and times in this state at least three conferences on the administration of the election laws.


The Secretary of State shall conduct the conferences described in subsection (1) of this section not later than December 31 of an odd-numbered year following adjournment sine die of that year’s Legislative Assembly.


The Secretary of State shall give written notice of the place and time of each conference to each county clerk.


Each county clerk or designated deputy shall attend at least one of the conferences and shall comply with the instructions given under the authority of the Secretary of State at each conference the county clerk or deputy attends. [1957 c.608 §5; 1959 c.263 §1; 1979 c.190 §7; 1983 c.567 §3; 1991 c.719 §19; 2001 c.965 §49; 2011 c.545 §70]


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