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Elections Code - ELEC

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

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

PART 2. DEMOCRATIC PARTY [7050 - 7244]

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

CHAPTER 4. County Central Committee [7200 - 7244]

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

ARTICLE 4. General Business [7240 - 7244]
  ( Article 4 enacted by Stats. 1994, Ch. 920, Sec. 2. )

7240.
  

A committee shall have charge of the party campaign under general direction of the state central committee or of the executive committee selected by the state central committee.

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

7241.
  

A committee may make rules and regulations providing:

(a) How officers of the committee may be removed.

(b) How meetings may be called, and any provisions so made shall supersede anything in this chapter to the contrary.

(c) Whether or not proxies may be used and the conditions under which they may be used.

Any rule adopted prior to statutory authorization by any committee by majority vote of the members elected to the committee is hereby validated and made of the same effect as if subsequently adopted.

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

7242.
  

The committees shall perform any other duties and services for this political party as seem to be for the benefit of the party. They shall continue to function and exist until the election at the succeeding presidential primary, or the selection pursuant to Section 7230, and qualification of the members of the new committees.

(Amended by Stats. 2012, Ch. 507, Sec. 6. (SB 1272) Effective January 1, 2013.)

7243.
  

If the chairperson of a committee refuses to call a meeting, a meeting may be called upon five days’ notice by a majority of the members of the committee.

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

7244.
  

Within five days after a committee meets for its organizational meeting, the newly elected chairperson of the committee shall notify the county elections official of his or her name.

(Amended by Stats. 1998, Ch. 199, Sec. 9. Effective January 1, 1999.)

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