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Elections Code - ELEC

DIVISION 8. NOMINATIONS [8000 - 8811]

  ( Division 8 enacted by Stats. 1994, Ch. 920, Sec. 2. )
  

PART 1. PRIMARY ELECTION NOMINATIONS [8000 - 8228]

  ( Part 1 enacted by Stats. 1994, Ch. 920, Sec. 2. )
  

CHAPTER 1. Direct Primary [8000 - 8150]

  ( Chapter 1 enacted by Stats. 1994, Ch. 920, Sec. 2. )
  

ARTICLE 1. General Provisions [8000 - 8005]
  ( Article 1 enacted by Stats. 1994, Ch. 920, Sec. 2. )

  
8003.  

This chapter does not prohibit the independent nomination of candidates under Part 2 (commencing with Section 8300), subject to the following limitations:

(a) A candidate whose name has been on the ballot as a candidate of a party at the direct primary and who has been defeated for that party nomination is ineligible for nomination as an independent candidate. He is also ineligible as a candidate named by a party central committee to fill a vacancy on the ballot for a general election.

(b) No person may file nomination papers for a party nomination and an independent nomination for the same office, or for more than one office at the same election.

(Enacted by Stats. 1994, Ch. 920, Sec. 2.)