Code Section Group

Elections Code - ELEC

DIVISION 16. ELECTIONS CONTESTS [16000 - 16940]

  ( Division 16 enacted by Stats. 1994, Ch. 920, Sec. 2. )

CHAPTER 5. Form of Contest Statement [16400 - 16467]

  ( Chapter 5 enacted by Stats. 1994, Ch. 920, Sec. 2. )

ARTICLE 2. Primary Elections [16420 - 16421]
  ( Article 2 enacted by Stats. 1994, Ch. 920, Sec. 2. )

16420.
  

The defendant shall be named in the affidavit.

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

16421.
  

The affidavit shall be filed in the office of the clerk of the superior court having jurisdiction within five days after either the completion of the official canvass or the completion of any postcanvass risk-limiting audit conducted pursuant to Section 15560 by the county last making the declaration. In the case of an office for which candidates are certified for the ballot by the Secretary of State, or in the case of a statewide ballot measure, the superior court having jurisdiction shall be the Superior Court for the County of Sacramento.

(Amended by Stats. 2010, Ch. 122, Sec. 5. Effective January 1, 2011.)

ELECElections Code - ELEC2.