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Elections Code - ELEC

DIVISION 6. PRESIDENTIAL ELECTIONS [6000 - 6954]

  ( Division 6 enacted by Stats. 1994, Ch. 920, Sec. 2. )

PART 1. PARTISAN PRESIDENTIAL PRIMARIES [6000 - 6884]

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

CHAPTER 1. Democratic Presidential Primary [6000a - 6241]

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

ARTICLE 13. Write-in Candidates [6240 - 6241]
  ( Article 13 enacted by Stats. 1994, Ch. 920, Sec. 2. )

6240.
  

Notwithstanding any other provision of law, a space shall be provided on the presidential primary ballot for a voter to write in the name of a candidate for nomination by the Democratic Party for President of the United States.

(Amended by Stats. 2010, Ch. 190, Sec. 24. (AB 1689) Effective January 1, 2011.)

6241.
  

Any person who believes his or her name may be used as a write-in candidate for nomination by the Democratic Party for President of the United States shall, not later than 21 days before the primary election, file for endorsement of his or her write-in candidacy with the Secretary of State, or no votes shall be counted for him or her.

(Amended by Stats. 2010, Ch. 190, Sec. 25. (AB 1689) Effective January 1, 2011.)

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