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SCR 7.040 Nomination and election--special elections

Baldwin's Kentucky Revised Statutes AnnotatedRules of the Supreme Court

Baldwin's Kentucky Revised Statutes Annotated
Rules of the Supreme Court
VII Election of Bar Representatives to Judicial Nominating Commissions
Rules of the Supreme Court (SCR), Rule 7.040
SCR 7.040 Nomination and election--special elections
(1) On or before ten (10) days after receipt of the notice to the director (hereinafter referred to as “Director's notice”) of the need for a special election, to fill an unexpired term resulting from a vacancy in the bar representation on any commission, the board shall nominate the bar representative for each vacancy in the same manner as provided in Rule 7.030(2) and (3).
(2) On or before twenty (20) days after the director's notice, the director shall cause to be published by appropriate means to each member residing in the circuit or jurisdiction concerned a list of candidates nominated by the board.
(3) Between 20 and 30 days after the director's notice, other nominating petitions conforming to the requirements of Rule 7.030(4) may be filed with the director.
(4) On or before 40 days after the director's notice, the director shall cause the appropriate ballots to be prepared and mailed in the manner provided by Rule 7.030(6) and (7). He shall use first-class postal service.
(5) All ballots to be counted must be received by the director on or before 50 days after the director's notice.
(6) On or before 54 days after the director's notice, a canvassing board constituted in the manner as set forth in Rule 7.030(9) shall meet and tabulate the ballots, and upon completion thereof shall certify the results in the manner provided by Rule 7.030(11).
(7) On or before 65 days of the director's notice, the director shall certify the costs of the election in the manner provided by Rule 7.030(13).

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HISTORY: Amended by Order 2012-01, eff. 3-1-12; adopted eff. 1-1-78
Note: Former Rules of Appellate Procedure (RAP) were amended and redesignated as Rules of the Supreme Court (SCR) by Order of the Supreme Court effective January 1, 1978. Prior Rules of the Court of Appeals (RCA) had been redesignated as Rules of Appellate Procedure effective March 12, 1976.

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HISTORICAL AND STATUTORY NOTES
Note: Former SCR 7.040 deleted by Order of Supreme Court, eff. 1-1-78.
Sup. Ct. Rules, Rule 7.040, KY ST S CT Rule 7.040
Current with amendments received through May 1, 2020.
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