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  ( Division 13 added by Stats. 1951, Ch. 390. )

PART 2. FORMATION [34150 - 34583]

  ( Part 2 added by Stats. 1951, Ch. 390. )

CHAPTER 3. Election on Formation [34400 - 34425]

  ( Chapter 3 added by Stats. 1951, Ch. 390. )

ARTICLE 2. Conduct of Election [34420 - 34425]
  ( Article 2 added by Stats. 1951, Ch. 390. )


The board shall designate the polling place for the election and appoint from the persons eligible to the office of district director a board of election. The board may provide for the payment of reasonable compensation for the services of the members of the board of election.

(Amended by Stats. 1963, Ch. 368.)


For the convenience of voters the board may divide the proposed district into election precincts and establish the boundaries of the precincts. In such case the board shall appoint a board of election for each precinct and designate a polling place in each precinct.

(Added by Stats. 1951, Ch. 390.)


At the election the last equalized assessment roll of each affected county shall be used in lieu of the district assessment book.

(Added by Stats. 1951, Ch. 390.)


At the election the elective officers shall be elected but only one person shall be elected to fill the offices consolidated, if any.

(Added by Stats. 1951, Ch. 390.)


The election shall be held and the result determined and declared as nearly as may be pursuant to Chapters 1 and 2 of Part 4 of this division and the Uniform District Election Law.

(Amended by Stats. 1965, Ch. 2019.)


The returns of the election shall be forwarded to the board which shall meet on the second Monday following the election and canvass the returns and declare the results.

(Added by Stats. 1951, Ch. 390.)

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