Conduct of Elections

ORS 254.565
Duties of city elections officer after election

Subject to ORS 254.548 (Individual nominated or elected by write-in votes), the chief city elections officer:


After the primary election, shall enter in a register of nominations:


The name of each candidate for city office nominated at the primary election.


The office for which the candidate is nominated.


If applicable, the name of the major political party nominating the candidate.


The date of the entry.


After the general election, shall prepare and deliver a certificate of election to each qualified candidate having the most votes for election to a city office.


Not later than the 40th day after any election, shall canvass the vote on each city measure, and if two or more of the approved measures contain conflicting provisions, proclaim which is paramount. [Formerly 249.491; 1987 c.267 §54; 1995 c.712 §68; 1999 c.318 §39; 2005 c.157 §4; 2017 c.749 §31]


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Jun. 26, 2021