Political Parties

ORS 248.024
Resignation or ineligibility of precinct committeeperson


(1)

A precinct committeeperson may resign from the office by filing a written notification of resignation with the county elections official. Upon receipt of this notification, the county elections official shall:

(a)

Remove the name of the person from the list of precinct committeepersons.

(b)

Declare that office vacant.

(c)

Notify the appropriate county central committee.

(2)

(a) The county central committee shall notify the county elections official when a precinct committeeperson changes party registration or dies or when a precinct committeeperson ceases to be registered in:

(A)

The precinct in which the committeeperson was elected;

(B)

A precinct adjoining the precinct in which the committeeperson was elected that is within the same county; or

(C)

A precinct that is both within the same county and state Representative district as the precinct in which the committeeperson was elected.

(b)

Upon receipt of this notification, if the county elections official determines that the notification is correct, the county elections official shall:

(A)

Remove the name of the person from the list of precinct committeepersons.

(B)

Declare that office vacant. [Formerly 248.047; 2019 c.675 §20]

See annotations under ORS 248.047 in permanent edition.

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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