Political Parties

ORS 248.023
Certificates of election

  • acceptance of office
  • list of precinct committeepersons
  • offices declared vacant when no committeeperson elected


(1)

Not later than the 20th day after a primary election, the county elections official shall mail a certificate of election to each newly elected precinct committeeperson within the county. The county elections official also shall mail an “Acceptance of Office” form to each person elected by write-in votes to the office of precinct committeeperson who was nominated under ORS 248.021 (Nomination of separate elector as precinct committeeperson). The form shall include a statement to be signed by the person elected that the person is qualified to hold the office.

(2)

A person elected by write-in votes to the office of precinct committeeperson shall be certified for the office by filing with the county elections official, not later than the 27th day after the date of the primary election, a signed “Acceptance of Office” form.

(3)

Not later than the 31st day after a primary election, the county elections official shall prepare, maintain and furnish to the chairpersons of the respective retiring county central committees within the county and the chairpersons of the state central committees, a list of the party precinct committeepersons elected and certified. At the same time the county elections official shall declare the other offices of precinct committeeperson vacant. [1965 c.407 §§4,5; 1975 c.779 §5; 1977 c.644 §2; 1979 c.190 §74; 1987 c.267 §10; 1995 c.607 §75; 1995 c.712 §19; 2019 c.675 §19]
Chapter 248

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Personal liability of officers, employes and delegates or precinct committee members of political party's state or county central committee, for committee obligations, (1979) Vol 39, p 759; constitutionality of statutes governing county and state central committees of major political parties, (1981) Vol 42, p 93


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Jun. 26, 2021