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Section 17-11-8

Form of affidavit to be printed on envelope - Primary elections.

The form of the affidavit which shall be printed on the envelope used in primary elections shall be the same as that used in general, special, and municipal elections; except, that the following sentence shall be added and inserted therein immediately above the signature of the voter:

"I am a member of the ________ Party and subscribe to all conditions and qualifications laid down by that party's committee as a requisite for participation in the election ________ (Signature of Voter)."

Such affidavit shall be sworn to in the same manner and form as in general, special, and municipal elections.

(Acts 1975, No. 1147, p. 2251, §6; Acts 1980, No. 80-732, p. 1478, §4; §17-10-8; amended and renumbered by Act 2006-570, p. 1331, §52.)
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