Conduct of Elections

ORS 254.483
Ballot security

  • destruction of unused ballots


Each county clerk is responsible for the safekeeping, disposition and security of all ballots.


As soon as practicable after the final day permitted for a contest of the election or for filing a demand for a recount, the county clerk shall destroy all unused ballots. [Formerly 254.475; 2007 c.154 §43; 2013 c.679 §2]


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