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Section 17-13-52

Certificate of nomination by convention, mass meeting, etc.

The certificate of nomination by any caucus, convention, mass meeting, or other assembly of any political party or faction in this state not conducting a primary election at the expense of the state shall be filed on or before 5:00 P.M. of the primary election day to certify their nominees with the judge of probate, in the case of nominations for county office, and with the Secretary of State, in the case of all other offices. Each such certificate must have attached thereto a separate sworn statement from the nominee, signed by the nominee, stating that he or she accepts the nomination.

(Acts 1975, No. 1196, p. 2349, §43; §17-16-46; amended and renumbered by Act 2006-570, p. 1331, §61.)
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