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§ 3150.12a. Date of application for mail-in ballot

Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes and Consolidated StatutesTitle 25 P.S. Elections & Electoral DistrictsEffective: October 31, 2019

Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes and Consolidated Statutes
Title 25 P.S. Elections & Electoral Districts (Refs & Annos)
Chapter 14. Election Code (Refs & Annos)
Article XIII-D. Voting by Qualified Mail-in Electors (Refs & Annos)
Effective: October 31, 2019
25 P.S. § 3150.12a
§ 3150.12a. Date of application for mail-in ballot
<Section 14 of Act 2019, Oct. 31, P.L. 552, No. 77, imd. effective, provides that this Act shall apply to elections held on or after April 28, 2020.>
(a) General rule.--Applications for mail-in ballots shall be received in the office of the county board of elections not earlier than 50 days before the primary or election, except that if a county board of elections determines that it would be appropriate to the county board of elections' operational needs, any applications for mail-in ballots received more than 50 days before the primary or election may be processed before that time. Applications for mail-in ballots shall be processed if received not later than five o'clock P.M. of the first Tuesday prior to the day of any primary or election.
(b) Early applications.--In the case of an elector whose application for a mail-in ballot is received by the office of the county board of elections earlier than 50 days before the primary or election, the application shall be held and processed upon commencement of the 50-day period or at such earlier time as the county board of elections determines may be appropriate.

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1937, June 3, P.L. 1333, No. 320, art. XIII-D, § 1302.1-D, added 2019, Oct. 31, P.L. 552, No. 77, § 8, imd. effective.
25 P.S. § 3150.12a, PA ST 25 P.S. § 3150.12a
Current through 2021 Regular Session Act 4. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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