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DIVISION 7. POLITICAL PARTY ORGANIZATION AND CENTRAL COMMITTEE ELECTIONS [7000 - 7928]

  ( Division 7 enacted by Stats. 1994, Ch. 920, Sec. 2. )

PART 4. AMERICAN INDEPENDENT PARTY [7500 - 7695]

  ( Part 4 enacted by Stats. 1994, Ch. 920, Sec. 2. )

CHAPTER 2. State Convention [7550 - 7580]

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

ARTICLE 3. General Business [7575 - 7580]
  ( Article 3 enacted by Stats. 1994, Ch. 920, Sec. 2. )

7575.
  

The convention shall be called to order by the chairperson of the state central committee at 10 a.m. of the day designated for the convention. It shall at once proceed to the election of a chairperson. The election shall be by alphabetical rollcall, if requested by a petition signed by 50 members. The convention shall elect other officers as the convention may determine.

(Amended by Stats. 1996, Ch. 724, Sec. 6. Effective January 1, 1997.)

7576.
  

The chairperson shall appoint a committee consisting of one delegate from each senatorial district, which shall serve as the committee on credentials of the convention, and he or she shall appoint other committees as the convention may direct.

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

7577.
  

The convention, upon election of permanent officers, shall adopt a state platform for this party. This platform shall be made public upon its adoption.

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

7578.
  

In each year of the general election at which electors of President and Vice President of the United States are to be chosen, the convention shall also nominate as the candidates of its party as many electors of President and Vice President of the United States as the state is then entitled to, and shall certify the name of each elector nominated, and his or her residence address to the Secretary of State.

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

7579.
  

The vote on any issue at the convention, including the election of officers, may be by rollcall or any other method as may be prescribed by the convention.

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

7580.
  

The proceedings at the convention shall be governed by any manual of parliamentary procedure designated by the convention.

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

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