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AB-1134 Elections: petitions.(2009-2010)



As Amends the Law Today


SECTION 1.

 Section 103 of the Elections Code is amended to read:

103.
 A voter who has signed an initiative, referendum, or recall petition pursuant to the Constitution or laws of this state shall have his or her signature withdrawn from the petition upon filing a written request that includes the voter’s name, residence address, and signature  therefor  with the appropriate county elections official or city elections official prior to the day the petition is filed. A written request made under this section shall not constitute a petition or paper for purposes of Section 104.

SEC. 2.

 Section 9602 of the Elections Code is amended to read:

9602.
 A voter who has signed an initiative or referendum petition, and who subsequently wishes his or her name withdrawn, may do so by filing a written request for the withdrawal with the appropriate elections official that includes the voter’s name, residence address, and signature.  official.  This request shall be filed in the elections official’s office prior to the date the petition is filed. A written request made under this section shall not constitute a petition or paper for purposes of Section 104.

SEC. 3.

 Section 11303 of the Elections Code is amended to read:

11303.
 A voter who has signed a recall petition shall have his or her signature withdrawn from the petition upon filing a written request that includes the voter’s name, residence address, and signature  therefor  with the elections official prior to the day the petition section bearing the voter’s signature is filed. A written request made under this section shall not constitute a petition or paper for purposes of Section 104.