Qualification and Registration of Electors

ORS 247.203
Change, termination or adoption of party affiliation before primary election


An elector who updates a registration during the period extending from the 20th day before a primary election to the date of the primary election may not, during that period:

(1)

Change the elector’s political party affiliation if the elector’s immediate past registration record shows the elector was or is registered as affiliated with a political party.

(2)

Terminate affiliation with a political party if the elector’s immediate past registration record shows the elector was or is registered as affiliated with a political party.

(3)

Adopt a political party affiliation if the elector’s immediate past registration shows that the elector was not or is not registered as affiliated with a political party. [1987 c.719 §§5,22; 1989 c.965 §§1,2; 1993 c.713 §15; 1995 c.712 §8; 1995 c.755 §1; 1999 c.999 §32]

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Under Former Similar Statute (Ors 247.201)

Processing by county clerk of voter's application for reregistration, filed solely for purpose of changing political affiliation, after statutory deadline for reregistration, (1980) Vol 41, p 278


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Jun. 26, 2021