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§ 20713. Proposed Ballot Designations Submitted Pursuant to Elections Code § 13107, Subdivision...

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Barclays California Code of Regulations
Title 2. Administration
Division 7. Secretary of State
Chapter 7. Ballot Designations
2 CCR § 20713
§ 20713. Proposed Ballot Designations Submitted Pursuant to Elections Code § 13107, Subdivision (a)(2).
Proposed ballot designations submitted pursuant to Elections Code § 13107, subdivision (a)(2), shall be subject to the following provisions:
(a) A proposed ballot designation submitted pursuant to Elections Code § 13107, subdivision (a)(2), is limited “incumbent,” as that term is defined in Elections Code § 13107, subdivision (a)(2).
(b) The term “incumbent” must be used as a noun. It shall not be used in conjunction with any other words, including any accompanying adjectives or modifiers, and must stand alone. A candidate qualified to use this designation pursuant to Elections Code § 13107, subdivision (a)(2), shall be entitled to use the ballot designation “Incumbent.”
(c) The word “incumbent” is strictly limited for use in ballot designations submitted pursuant to Elections Code § 13107, subdivision (a)(2), and may not be used as an adjective in any other ballot designation.

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Note: Authority cited: Section 12172.5, Government Code. Reference: Section 13107, Elections Code.
History
1. New section filed 1-14-98; operative 1-14-98 pursuant to Government Code section 11343.4(d) (Register 98, No. 3).
This database is current through 4/12/24 Register 2024, No. 15.
Cal. Admin. Code tit. 2, § 20713, 2 CA ADC § 20713
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