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1-11-206. Evidence in contests for state officers

Overview of Statute

For contests involving state offices, the parties may introduce written testimony that adheres with the manner prescribed by the joint session. A deposition cannot be read in the hearing unless the opposing party had reasonable notice of the time and place of taking the deposition.

Statute

On the hearing of any election contest for any of the offices named in section 1-11-205, the parties to the contest may introduce written testimony, taken in a manner prescribed by the joint session. No depositions shall be read in the hearing unless the opposite party had reasonable notice of the time and place of the taking of the deposition.

 

 

Source: L. 92: Entire article R&RE, p. 787, § 14, effective January 1, 1993.

 

Editor’s note: This section is similar to former § 1-11-204 as it existed prior to 1992.
Definition [Election]

Any election under the “Uniform Election Code of 1992” or the “Colorado Municipal Election Code of 1965”, article 10 of title 31, C.R.S. C.R.S. § 1-7.5-103.