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1-4-305. Compensation

Overview of Statute

Every presidential elector who fulfills his duties must be compensated five dollars for each day’s attendance and 15 cents per mile traveled related to the elector’s duties. This compensation must come out of the general fund, and the controller shall audit the amount and draw a warrant for it.


Every presidential elector of this state who attends and votes for those officers at the time and place appointed by law is entitled to receive the sum of five dollars per day for each day’s attendance at the election and fifteen cents per mile for each mile traveled in going to and returning from the place where the electors meet, by the most usual route traveled, to be paid out of the general fund. The controller shall audit the amount and draw a warrant for the same.


Source: L. 80: Entire article R&RE, p. 324, § 1, effective January 1, 1981.L. 92: Entire part amended, p. 675, § 4, effective January 1, 1993.

Editor’s note: This section is similar to former § 1-17-102 as it existed prior to 1980.

Definition [State]

A state of the United States, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, the United States Virgin Islands, or any territory or insular possession subject to the jurisdiction of the United States. C.R.S. § 1-8.3-102.

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.