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Elections Code - ELEC


  ( Division 18 enacted by Stats. 1994, Ch. 920, Sec. 2. )

CHAPTER 2. Voter Registration [18100 - 18112]
  ( Chapter 2 enacted by Stats. 1994, Ch. 920, Sec. 2. )


Any person who knowingly or negligently (a) interferes with the prompt transfer of a completed affidavit of registration to the county elections official, (b) retains a voter’s completed registration card, without the voter’s authorization, for more than three days, excluding Saturdays, Sundays, and state holidays, or after the close of registration, or (c) denies a voter the right to return to the county elections official the voter’s own completed registration card, is guilty of a misdemeanor punishable by a fine not to exceed one thousand dollars ($1,000).

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