§ 108. Qualifications of candidates

Oklahoma Statutes AnnotatedTitle 14. Congressional and Legislative DistrictsEffective: [See Text Amendments] to August 25, 2021

Oklahoma Statutes Annotated
Title 14. Congressional and Legislative Districts
Chapter 3. Representative Districts
Effective: [See Text Amendments] to August 25, 2021
14 Okl.St.Ann. § 108
§ 108. Qualifications of candidates
To file as a candidate for the House of Representatives in any representative district, a person must have been a registered voter in such district and a resident residing within such district for at least six (6) months immediately preceding the filing period prescribed by law. Except, however, to file as a candidate for the House of Representatives in any house district in 2004, a person must have been a registered voter and a resident residing in such district no later than December 21, 2003. Any member of the House of Representatives whose district has been changed by redistricting may change residence with the intent of becoming qualified to seek reelection in such district in the first election applicable to such district following redistricting without thereby being deemed to have vacated his or her existing office.

Credits

Laws 1967, c. 142, § 3, eff. April 27, 1967; Laws 1971, c. 133, § 2; Laws 1973, c. 40, § 2, eff. April 25, 1973; Laws 1981, c. 178, § 2, eff. May 18, 1981; Laws 2001, c. 264, § 1, eff. Sept. 1, 2001; Laws 2004, c. 53, § 2, emerg. eff. April 1, 2004.
14 Okl. St. Ann. § 108, OK ST T. 14 § 108
Current with emergency effective legislation through Chapter 378 of the Second Regular Session of the 59th Legislature (2024). Some sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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