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1-11-104. Certificates of election for county and precinct officers

Overview of Statute

After the final vote abstract for any county or precinct official has been certified, the county clerk and recorder must produce and deliver a certification of election, or a nomination certificate for primary elections, for each elected and nominated individual.


Except in the case of offices for which a recount is required, immediately after the final abstract of votes cast for county and precinct officers has been prepared and certified, the county clerk and recorder shall make a certificate of election, or a certificate of nomination in the case of a primary election, for each person declared to be elected or nominated to each office and shall deliver the certificates to that person.



Source: L. 92: Entire article R&RE, p. 784, § 14, effective January 1, 1993.L. 99: Entire section amended, p. 489, § 16, effective July 1.


Editor’s note: This section is similar to former § 1-10-201 as it existed prior to 1992.
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.

Definition [Section]

A bound compilation of initiative forms approved by the secretary of state, which shall include pages that contain the warning required by section 1-40-110 (1), the ballot title, the abstract required by section 1-40-110 (3), and a copy of the proposed measure; succeeding pages that contain the warning, the ballot title, and ruled lines numbered consecutively for registered electors’ signatures; and a final page that contains the affidavit required by section 1-40-111 (2). Each section shall be consecutively prenumbered by the petitioner prior to circulation.

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.