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Section 17-9-50

Proximity of persons to polling place.

Except as electors are admitted to vote and persons to assist them as herein provided, and except for the judge of probate, the sheriff, or his or her deputy, the precinct election officials, and watchers, no person shall be permitted within 30 feet of the door of the building of the polling place.

(Code 1896, §1621; Code 1907, §371; Code 1923, §461; Code 1940, T. 17, §144; §17-7-18; amended and renumbered by Act 2006-570, p. 1331, §48.)
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