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§ 9-406. Assistance casting provisional ballot

West's Annotated Code of MarylandElection LawEffective: April 13, 2010

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Election Law (Refs & Annos)
Title 9. Voting (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 4. Provisional Ballots (Refs & Annos)
Effective: April 13, 2010
MD Code, Election Law, § 9-406
Formerly cited as MD CODE Art. 33, § 9-406
§ 9-406. Assistance casting provisional ballot
In general
(a) A voter who requires assistance in casting a provisional ballot by reason of disability, inability to write, or inability to read the ballot may be assisted by any individual other than:
(1) a candidate who is on that ballot;
(2) the individual's employer or an agent of the employer; or
(3) an officer or agent of the individual's union.
Certification of assistance
(b) An individual rendering assistance under this section shall execute a certification as prescribed by the State Board and included in the instructions under § 9-407 of this subtitle.

Credits

Added as Art. 33, § 9-406, by Acts 2001, c. 424, § 2, eff. June 1, 2001. Transferred to Election Law § 9-406 by Acts 2002, c. 291, § 2, eff. Jan. 1, 2003. Amended by Acts 2002, c. 291, § 4, eff. Jan. 1, 2003; Acts 2010, c. 72, § 1, eff. April 13, 2010.
Formerly Art. 33, § 9-406.

Editors' Notes

LEGISLATIVE NOTES
Revisor's Note (Acts 2002, c. 291):
This section formerly was Art. 33, § 9-406.
No changes are made.
HISTORICAL AND STATUTORY NOTES
2002 Legislation
Acts 2002, c. 291, § 4, repealed and reenacted this section without amendment.
2010 Legislation
Acts 2010, c. 72, § 1, in subsec. (b), corrected a cross reference.
MD Code, Election Law, § 9-406, MD ELEC LAW § 9-406
Current through all legislation from the 2018 Regular Session of the General Assembly
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