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1-13-302. Fraudulent voting in precinct caucus, assembly, or convention

Statute

Any person who fraudulently participates and votes in a precinct caucus, assembly, or convention when he is not a member of the political party holding such precinct caucus, assembly, or convention, as shown on the registration books of the county clerk and recorder, is guilty of a misdemeanor and, upon conviction thereof, shall be punished as provided in section 1-13-111.

 

Source: L. 80: Entire article R&RE, p. 431, § 1, effective January 1, 1981.

Editor’s note: This section is similar to former § 1-13-119 as it existed prior to 1980.

Definition [Political party]

Any group of registered electors who, by petition or assembly, nominate candidates for the official general election ballot. “Political party” includes affiliated party organizations at the state, county, and election district levels, and all such affiliates are considered to be a single entity for the purposes of this article, except as otherwise provided in section 7. Section 2(13) of article XXVIII of the state constitution.

Definition [Person]

Any natural person, partnership, committee, association, corporation, labor organization, political party, or other organization or group of persons. Section 2(11) of article XXVIII of the state constitution.