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Section 17-17-47

Assessment of unauthorized fees against candidate.

Any person who, as a condition for standing for nomination to any office in a primary election, shall assess or cause to be assessed a fee by any committee or other governing body of any political party in this state in excess of that allowed by law shall be guilty, upon conviction, of a violation.

(Act 2006-570, p. 1331, §88.)
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