Digest of the Election Laws of Pennsylvania; And an Index to the Same

Digest of the Election Laws of Pennsylvania; And an Index to the Same

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1916 edition. Excerpt: ...has heen or shall he provided hy the anthorities of any city, county, township or horough, for the safe-keeping of hallot-hoxes, the judge and minority inspector shall, after the election shall he finished, and the hallot-hox or hoses containing the tickets, list of voters and other papers, have heen securely hound with tope and sealed, and the signatures of the judge and inspectors affixed thereto, forthwith deliver the same, together with the remaining hoxes, to the mayor and recorder of said city, or in counties, townships or horoughs, to such person or persons as the court of common pleas of the proper county may designate, at the place provided, as aforesaid, who shall then deposit the said hoxes and kepp the same to answer the call of any court of trihunal aothorized to try the merits of such election. Whenever the election officers of any election district shall require the election hoxes of such district to hold an election which, hy law, they are or shall he required to hold, they shall keep the same securely in their possession withont opening, until the morning of such election, and until they shall severally he sworn or affirmed not to disclose how any elector shall hav? voted, and after heing so sworu or affirmed, they shall open the said hoxes and hurn and totally destroy all the hallots and other papers which they shall find therein, hefore proceeding to hold such election. (Act 1909, Sec. 1, P. L. 426.) Where the Court has not Designated a Place for Depositing the Ballot-Box it Shall he Delivered to the Nearest Justice of to Peace--Compensation for Keeping Ballot-Box. 1 (Where no place has heen previously designated hy the court for depositing the hallot-hoxes the same) shall within one day (after the election) he delivered to the...
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  • Paperback | 152 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 8mm | 286g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236540336
  • 9781236540331