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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 5. Green Party Presidential Primary [6850 - 6864]

  ( Chapter 5 added by Stats. 2015, Ch. 726, Sec. 2. )

ARTICLE 4. Green Party Presidential Primary Ballot [6861 - 6862]
  ( Article 4 added by Stats. 2015, Ch. 726, Sec. 2. )

6861.
  

Following the filing of nomination papers, the presidential preference primary candidates shall be printed upon the ballot.

(Added by Stats. 2015, Ch. 726, Sec. 2. (AB 477) Effective January 1, 2016.)

6861.5.
  

For the presidential preference primary election, the format of the Green Party ballot shall be governed by Chapter 2 (commencing with Section 13100) of Division 13, with the following exceptions:

(a) The heading “Presidential Candidate Preference” shall be included.

(b) Selected and unselected presidential candidates shall be listed below the heading specified in subdivision (a).

(c) The instructions to voters shall begin with the words “Vote for a candidate.” The instructions to voters shall also include the statement that “Delegates to the national convention will be selected after the presidential preference primary election.”

(Amended by Stats. 2016, Ch. 86, Sec. 105. (SB 1171) Effective January 1, 2017.)

6862.
  

A person who believes her or his name may be used as a write-in candidate for President of the United States shall, no later than 21 days before the presidential preference primary election, file an endorsement of her or his write-in candidacy with the Secretary of State, or no votes shall be counted for that write-in candidate.

(Amended by Stats. 2016, Ch. 86, Sec. 106. (SB 1171) Effective January 1, 2017.)

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